Question: Why Didn’T Voldemort Reveal Himself To Snape?

What was Voldemort doing in the Half Blood Prince?

The Ministry finally realized that Voldemort was back.

(End of The Order of the Phoenix) Death Eaters were out in the open wreaking havoc on the Muggle and wizarding world .

(Most probably on Voldemort’s orders, in order for Voldemort to blackmail Fudge to give him access to the Ministry)..

Why did Snape hate Hermione?

She’s in Gryffindor, he hates all Gryffindors. She is best friends with Harry, so he hates her by association. She is a muggleborn, this is to keep up the image that he is a pure Slytherin and Death Eater. … He hates Hermione, because she reminds him of what he has lost.

Why didn’t Snape tell Dumbledore about Quirrell?

Snape had no idea that Quirrell was in league with Voldemort. … He just assumed Quirrell was either trying to get the stone for himself or being used by Voldemort. Either way, Dumbledore knew of his suspicions and had suspicions of his own, which is why he told Snape to keep an eye on Quirrell.

How is Snape the Half Blood Prince?

Snape was born to Eileen Prince, a witch, and Tobias Snape, a Muggle, making him a half-blood (hence the name, “Half-Blood Prince”). This is rare for a Death Eater, as remarked in the last book, though Voldemort himself also had a Muggle father. … Snape was very eager to leave his home to go to Hogwarts.

Why did Lily Potter say always?

Harry asks, “Will you stay with me?” Lily says, “Always.” Is this a reference to Snape? No. It is a reference to a mothers love for her son. She will always be with Harry until he joins her in death.

Why did Voldemort stop using occlumency?

He was losing control – it wasn’t his conscious decision to stop. J.K. Rowling is asked this exact question in an interview. She states he’s losing control and can’t always stop Harry seeing into his mind. He isn’t choosing in any way to let Harry have this access.

Did Snape know Quirrell was Voldemort?

No. Snape did not know Quirrell was hosting Lord Voldemort during the events of Book 1. … He later tells Bellatrix Lestrange in Book 6, Chapter: Spinner’s End (while giving an explanation about his loyalty to the Dark Lord) that he tried to thwart Quirrell because he found Quirrell unworthy.

Did Snape love Harry?

Snape according to J.K. Rowling did have some affections towards harry if it was as strong as love we do not know, but he did start protecting harry only for lily’s sake but by the end truly came to like and admire harry.

Why do Snape and Lily say always?

Simply put, Dumbledore asked him if he still loved Lily, “after all this time”. Replying to this Snape said he always loved her, in short, “Always”. … That meant, Snape was still in love with Lily, even after so many years of her death, i.e. after all this time. And Snape replies, Always.

Is Hermione Voldemort’s daughter?

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.