Part Nine of A Long Vernal Season opens with Chapter Eighty-Nine, “A Cryptic Missive.”
Chapter Eighty-Nine: A Cryptic Missive
Tuesday, 30 March 1999.
Severus receives a letter that perplexes and annoys him. *Beginning of Part Nine*
Characters: Severus Snape, Poppy Pomfrey, Albus Dumbledore, Minerva McGonagall, Professor Vector, Draco Malfoy Newman, Suzie Sefton