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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows  - J.K. Rowling

....finally the dragon had room to stretch its wings: turning its horned head towards the cool outside air it could smell beyond the entrance, it took off, and with Harry, Ron and Hermione still clinging to its back, it forced its way through the metal doors, leaving them buckled and hanging from their hinges as it staggered into Diagon Alley and launched itself into the sky.

 

I LOVE this whole scene. So incredibly vivid.