12 Times The Mothers Of 'Harry Potter' Made Us Surprisingly Emotional

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Vote up the most heartbreaking moments the mothers of Harry Potter experienced.

The mothers in the Harry Potter series have to run through a constant emotional gauntlet as their children are forced to fight a war they're too young for. These fans pointed out the most heartbreaking moments they realized the mothers of the series endured.


  • 1
    805 VOTES

    Molly Knew Exactly How The Dursleys Treated Harry

  • 2
    1,103 VOTES

    Molly Was Truly The Best

  • 3
    591 VOTES

    Lily Potter Died So Young That Harry Was Almost As Old As She Was By The End Of The Series

  • 4
    650 VOTES

    Molly's Brothers Were Killed In The Last Wizarding War

    From Redditor u/SimonaBee:

    A few of my friends never realised that Molly's brothers, Gideon and Fabian Prewett, we in the Order, and that they died during the First War.

  • 5
    725 VOTES

    Molly Giving Harry Her Brother's Watch Signified He Was Part Of The Family

    From Redditor u/jadebyron:

    It's not sad exactly but it always makes me cry.

    When Mrs. Weasley gives Harry her brother's old watch on his birthday. She's so apologetic about it not being new and not sure if he will like it... when you know how much that had to mean to him.

  • 6
    860 VOTES

    Fred's Death Was Worse Than Molly Feared