I now realize that I have far too much of myself invested in the Harry Potter books. This startling revelation made itself known today when I read a series of articles where Rowling says that at least 2 (at least?!) characters will die in the final installment. I know to expect terrible things, but, you see, despite this, I'm still terribly anxious and afraid for those lovely faux people. I wouldn't be terribly surprised if Harry didn't make it, and I bet Ron, Hermione & Ginney are safe, but then I've no basis for such conjecture.
Read here, here, and here.