In which the unlikely friendship between a Gryffindor girl and a Slytherin boy blossoms between two first years. The relationship runs splendidly during their first three years at Hogwarts, until fourth year arrives and Hermione’s worry for her friend Harry begins to interfere. Soon enough, Draco’s company is entirely replaced by that of her fellow Gryffindors. Years later, Hermione leaves school and goes into hiding in order to protect herself and to retrieve information on Voldemort’s weaknesses. However, after a few months, she is captured and taking to Malfoy Manor. When her identity is discovered, she is used as a weapon against Draco.