“I’ve always enjoyed stories about the Devil. It sounds really… I’m not a Satanist! But there’s a reason Paradise Lost was more successful than Paradise Regained. The Devil’s a much more charismatic figure than Jesus." - Daniel Radcliffe, Total Film Magazine
Rose wasn’t expecting him to get the reference. And yet he did. “I didn’t know Shakespeare was on the curriculum for Muggle Studies.”
"It’s not," Scorpius admits. Rose smiles.
"Romeo and Juliet is a classic tragedy," she points out.
"Yeah… But we’re not, y’know?" He fits his hand in hers.
"A classic comedy, maybe," Rose laughs.
"Definitely. Especially with your family around."
In which Rose Weasley and Scorpius Malfoy admit to not entirely disliking each other, despite what their surnames might entail.
They’re maybe kind of totally the star-crossed lovers of their generation.