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Old August 21st, 2008, 11:18 pm
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Re: Severus Snape: Character Analysis v.8

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Originally Posted by The_Green_Woods View Post
I think Snape was confident that he could "convince" her, not realising that she had already made her choice.
I would agree that Snape felt that he would impress Lily by joining the Death Eaters as JKR said as much as well - if that is what you meant by 'convince her'. However, I truly cannot understand how Snape felt that Lily would be impressed by him joining up with a group that was in the business of killing and/or disenfranchising/subjugating people like her. This is another reason I don't buy the argument that Snape was among the brightest, cleverest or more intelligent students in his youth. I think he had potential, but it had yet to flourish, imo.


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