|"Is this all real? Or has this been happening inside my head?"
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- Portrait of a Chaser: "Flying on one of these benches is like grabbing a Chinese Fireball by its tail. I once flew one from the South Pole to the North Pole and my shoes didn't arrive until the next day."
- Portrait of a Professor: "Preposterous nonsense!"
- Portrait of a Chaser: "Oh, is it, granddad? Remind me to show you my frostbitten stocks sometime, and watch this!"
- — An exchange between the portrait of a Quidditch player and the portrait of a Professor.[src]
In around the mid-19th century, a Quidditch player flew on enchanted bench from the South Pole to the North Pole. He compared it to grabbing a Chinese Fireball by its tail, and claimed that his shoes only arrived the next day (saying he still had his frostbitten socks to prove it).
- The Wizarding World of Harry Potter (Mentioned only)