(REWRITE - Book One of Mute By Choice [Harry Potter fan fiction] Series) Magic is dangerous, it always comes with a price. You never know what the price is, but when you do... the idea bewilders you... Because sometimes- most of the time... the price is death... Delilah Hawkins' life changes when she suddenly chooses to take the path that would lead her on a journey with fellow magic wielders Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, and Ron Weasley. After enduring a horrible childhood and becoming mute because of it, will she finally be able to move past her tragic past? Will anyone find out who, or... what she really is? What is her true role in this path she has chosen to follow? **ATTENTION** I DO NOT OWN ANY OF J.K. ROWLING'S ORIGINAL CHARACTERS FROM THE ORIGINAL HARRY POTTER. I ONLY OWN DELILAH, HER FAMILY, AND SOME OTHER OCs.