Replying to this Snape said he always loved her, in short, “ Always ”. When Snape expressed his concern that Dumbledore was raising Harry like a pig for slaughter, Dumbledore asked if he has grown sensitive towards Harry. And Snape replies, Always . Meaning , he always loved her, when she was alive, and after she died.
Not Snape. My heart has just sank. Many quoted one of Snape’s most powerful lines: “Always”, from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows , in which the professor reveals his undying affections for Harry’s mother, Lily. For you Professor Snape, the “bravest man I ever knew.”
Severus and Dumbledore were taking about Lily when Severus revealed his patronus was the same as Lily’s , indicating Severus’s love for her. Lily has been dead for 15 years, so Dumbledore says “ after all this time ” (meaning Severus still loves Lily after 15 year?)
In Half Blood Prince, Snape turns back on the edge of the grounds to tell Harry “DON’T””CALL ME COWARD”. It matters to him that he says it. Then the next time they are face to face is in the Shrieking Shack when a dying Snape says “Take them” and “Look at me”.
Narcissa Malfoy’s very dangerous lie Draco Malfoy’s mother Narcissa was cold, cunning and devoted to the Dark Lord. When Harry survived Voldemort’s Killing Curse for the second time, Narcissa pretended he was dead so she could get to Draco .
Is Hermione Voldemort’s Daughter ? No. Plus, Hermione Granger has parents and Rowling clearly established both her heritage (she is Muggle-born, unlike Voldemort ) and her family.
Now, as firmly established, Snape was not the greatest fan of Harry , but that didn’t mean that he ever stopped loving Lily. Dumbledore was surprised that Snape seemed to care for the boy. With a swish of his wand, Snape conjured up a Patronus) – Lily’s Patronus, a doe. ‘Always,’ he said.
All in all, Snape is highly talented with dark magic, McGonagall doesn’t have any significant specialty in Defense Against the Dark Arts. His magic and talents, as well as feats, are far more combat oriented, so I think he wins without an issue. Snape because of legilimency.
For the Potter uninitiated, “ always ” is how Snape explains to Dumbledore in the final book why his Patronus takes the same shape as the one belonging to his long-lost love: Harry Potter’s mother, Lily . “But this is touching, Severus,” said Dumbledore seriously. “After all this time?” “ Always ,” said Snape.
The reason Severus Snape has the same patronus as Lily’s is because he was deeply in love with her and the grief and guilt he felt after her death may have cause his patronus to change into a doe, or it already was a doe depending on when he first cast the spell.
Case study 2: Severus Snape A doe. And in his final battle with Lord Voldemort, Harry explained the significance of this to his adversary, and to us: ‘ Snape’s Patronus was a doe,’ said Harry, ‘the same as my mother’s, because he loved her for nearly all of his life, from the time when they were children’.
“For him?” shouted Snape . “ Expecto Patronum !” By casting the patronus , Snape indirectly answered the headmaster that he still loved Lily. That all he did was for Lily’s sake and her death shocked him so much that his patronus took the form of Lilys’, whom he loved dearly.
Ranking the Major Deaths in Harry Potter from “Good Riddance” to “Hold Me” Peter Pettigrew. The jerk who betrayed Harry’s parents, leading to their death, and framed Sirius Black for it? Bellatrix LeStrange . She killed Sirius and tortured Neville’s parents. Voldemort. Mad-Eye Moody . Cedric. Dumbledore. Hedwig. Snape.
In the [Deathly Hallows] book, Snape’s dying words to Harry were “Look at me”. Right then we did not realize the significance of his words but in the very next chapter when Harry goes through Snape’s memories in the Pensieve, he comes to know how much Snape loved Lily.
Snape was a loyal Death Eater. He reported what he heard of the prophecy to Voldemort. He did not know it referred to Lily’s child, but he found out and felt regret. Because it really was his fault that she died .