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We may not root for the Mollisons any more than we rooted for Severus Snape, but we are equally happy every time they appear.‘The Casual Vacancy’ Review: J.K. Rowling Cuts Loose From Harry Potter|Malcolm Jones|September 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
With all due respect to Severus Snape, Umbridge is the most reviled teacher at Hogwarts.
In the find of the oculist Severus is a bronze dish which Deneffe regards as a mortar.
Paulina is delighted; and Severus asks, “Who would not be touched by a spectacle so tender?”French Classics|William Cleaver Wilkinson
The needle handles from the find of the oculist Severus are well adapted for this work, but are dealt with elsewhere (p. 69).
Severus, however, failed as completely as Agricola had failed before him, and he died soon after his return to Eboracum.A Student's History of England, v. 1 (of 3)|Samuel R. Gardiner.
Severus, more active than his competitors, was saluted by his soldiers as emperor, and marched rapidly toward Rome.A Smaller History of Rome|William Smith and Eugene Lawrence