Start: Severus, I’m done with living off
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In the alternative reality Scorpius finds himself in at the beginning of the play,
Start: Severus, I’m done with living off scraps, making failed attempts at coups, this is our chance to reset the world. The first task of the tournament took place at the edge of the Forbidden Forest.
End: We get this right, Harry’s alive, Voldemort’s dead and the Augurey is gone. For that no risk is too great. Though I am sorry what it will cost you.
For full extended monologue, see:
Jack Thorne. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two. London: Little Brown Publishing, 2016, p.199.