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Spare….a thought

14 Jan

Why did Prince Harry entitle his book, Spare?

Perhaps this clip from Harry Potter, The Goblet of Fire, right before Cedric’s Death can provide from context,

Cedric is a ‘spare.’ – an unimportant cypher no matter how good looking, honest or fun … he is not truly needed in the hero Harry’s story.

Prince Harry is a spare; the unseen, unwanted orphan that Harry Potter was before he knew he was a wizard, a boy who loved.

Harry, spare, live…. chosen one