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What would Snape see in Mirror of Erised?

What would Snape see in Mirror of Erised?

Severus Snape would see himself with Lily Evans in the Mirror of Erised. Marrying Lily would not be his true deepest desire. Being worthy of Lily’s love would be what he wanted most. Ever since their fight in fifth year, Snape had not been worthy of her love or even her friendship.

What does Snape say about Lily?

He said, “According to Victorian flower language, asphodel is a type of lily meaning ‘my regrets follow you to the grave’ and wormwood means ‘absence’ and also typically symbolizes bitter sorrow.” If you combined that, Snape’s words mean “I bitterly regret Lily’s death.”

Why is Snape obsessed with Lily?

11 Snape Only Cared About Lily Because She Was Nice To Him Instead, his supposed love came about because Lily was the only person who would be nice to the strange boy.

Why was Lily crying in the Mirror of Erised?

Crying because it’s a mother first looking at her grown up son whom she was unable to nurture. “she[Lily] was crying; smiling, but crying at the same time”.

Why did Dumbledore not protect Lily and James?

Dumbledore offered to be Potters’ secret keeper. He offered protection to the Potters and not the Longbottoms because Voldemort earmarked the Potters for death. Dumbledore could not have predicted that Lily’s sacrifice would allow Harry to survive.

What nickname did Snape give himself?

The Half-Blood Prince
The Potions MasterSnivellusSlytherus
Professor Severus Snape/Notable aliases

What does it mean that Lily Potter and Snape have the same Patronus?

Case study 2: Severus Snape And in his final battle with Lord Voldemort, Harry explained the significance of this to his adversary, and to us: ‘Snape’s Patronus was a doe,’ said Harry, ‘the same as my mother’s, because he loved her for nearly all of his life, from the time when they were children’.

Why did Snape say Expecto Patronum?

Snape uses his doe Patronus to show Dumbledore that he never fell out of love with Lily, his childhood best friend. “This was not difficult, as his particular job within the Order, ie, as spy, meant that sending a Patronus to any of them might have given away his true allegiance.”

What happened to Lily and James Potter?

James and Lily Potter were a married couple and the parents of the famous Harry Potter. They were both Gryffindor students at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and members of the Order of the Phoenix. They were both murdered by Lord Voldemort on Hallowe’en in 1981, while trying to protect their infant son.

Was Lily pregnant when Voldemort killed her?

The text reads: “J.K. Rowling has revealed that Lily was pregnant with her second child, when Voldemort killed her. Even worse, she had finally talked James into making peace with Snape, and even wanted to make him the child’s godfather.”

What was Lily and James secret?

Known Secret Keepers Pettigrew was then the new Secret Keeper for James and Lily Potter after they went into hiding during the First Wizarding War with their infant son Harry, keeping their whereabouts in Godric’s Hollow a secret. However, Pettigrew was secretly a traitor to the Order of the Phoenix.