"Not a bad turnout. The Wailing Widow came all the way up from Kent… It's nearly time for my speech, I'd better go and warn the orchestra…"
Nicholas de Mimsy-Porpington to Harry Potter, Ronald Weasley, and Hermione Granger during his five-hundredth Deathday Party[src]

The Wailing Widow was a female ghost from Kent. She was a close friend of Sir Nicholas de Mimsy-Porpington as she attended his five-hundredth Deathday Party, having had to travel all the way from Kent to Scotland.[1]

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Notes and references

  1. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Chapter 8 (The Deathday Party)