Thank You, Harry PotterHere it is, Friday July 15th 2011.More Like This
I was hoping this day would never come but I knew it would whether I wished it or not. When I would be walking into that theater & sitting in that seat, feeling those excited goosebumps one last time as the music plays to the opening of the movie about the boy who lived.
In November 2001, I was only 13 years old when I sat all dressed up in my Hogwarts garb, eyes wider than tea saucers as the familiar music played, something I would never forget as I watched Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone. I've never missed an opening night for Harry Potter. I was there in 2002 (Chamber of Secrets); 2004 (Prisoner of Azkaban); 2005 (Goblet of Fire); 2007 (Order of the Phoenix); 2009 (Half Blood Prince) & 2010 (Deathly Hallows Part 1). & of course in between films I was reading the books as well.
I was 12 years old when I fell in love with the books. I spent the rest of my summer reading books 1-4. & I didn't want to go to middle school either. I wished every nigh