Practice (Neville, G) Title: Practice Character: Neville Word Count: 100 Rating: G Challenge: Written for neville100's prompt #96: Boggart Disclaimer: I am neither J.K. Rowling nor any of the corporations to which she has licensed her creation.
For once that little Slytherin girl wasn't standing outside the Room of Requirement.
I need to practice the Patronus charm. I need to practice the Patronus charm. I need to practice the Patronus charm.
The room was empty except for a trunk in the middle of the floor. The lid rose, and a mad cackle emerged, followed by a figure exactly like Bellatrix Lestrange, as she had appeared last spring at the Ministry.
"Expecto patronus!" Neville cried. The silver-white light shaped itself into the form of a lion and bore down onto the Boggart, forcing it back into the trunk.