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Old March 26th, 2018, 5:46 am
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Re: Dolores Jane Umbridge: Character Analysis

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Originally Posted by Revaunch View Post
I guess I've been more out of the loop than I thought. A Facebook post about houses got me thinking about Umbridge. I looked up her house and Pottermore confirmed her house was Slytherin in 2012. As a Slytherin/Ravenclaw this disappointed me more than anything. I despise Umbridge more than any character but I never saw her as a Slytherin and to me it perpetuates the idea that all the really "bad" people in HP are Slytherins.

I had always thought, and secretly hoped, that Delores was a Hufflepuff.
Hufflepuffs value fair play and inclusiveness, and I doubt that Umbridge ever did.

Slytherins are cunning, shrewd, ambitious and have a strong sense of self-preservation. Sounds more like Delores, don't you think?


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