She'd frown. She had never heard anything about her Mom's family before. "She just...disappeared? What about the rest of her family? Her parents or...any other siblings?" She felt a little guilty taking advantage of her Mom this way...but this was new information to her.
Hope BlackHufflepuff Alumna - Head Healer at St. Mungo's -"My family is my strength and my weakness." – 18:30, June 18, 2019 (UTC)
"I think there was one other sister, but I never met her and could be misremembering," she said, shaking her head. "And Mary never spoke highly of her parents. I... don't know anything about them. I'm not sure they ever met you."
She'd nod filing that away for later thought. She had never realized just how fragile her Mom could be. "I don't think I knew you had a brother."
Hope BlackHufflepuff Alumna - Head Healer at St. Mungo's -"My family is my strength and my weakness." – 18:40, June 18, 2019 (UTC)
She shook her head. "He was a criminal," she said. "Did a lot of terrible things right after Hogwarts. We're like... yin and yang. Opposite sides of the same coin. He's in prison." Her expression cracked, realizing he was in there with Regan and she started to hyperventilate. What would happen if they met each other?
She'd try to make her voice strong. "...but we're going to help Regan."
Hope BlackHufflepuff Alumna - Head Healer at St. Mungo's -"My family is my strength and my weakness." – 18:52, June 18, 2019 (UTC)
She turned sad, tired eyes to her daughter. "I'm hopeful you'll find a way." She paused then nodded. "I'm going to reach out to Karith. Your father might not be willing to bend the rules to save Regan... but Karith has never struck me as that sort."