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Harry Potter in real life

Harry Potter in real life

A young Harry Potter asks a stranger for directions to Platform 9 3/4. Photo: YouTube

How would you respond if a young Harry Potter came up to you in a train station asking for directions to Platform 9 3/4?

 

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