11-01-2010, 05:09 PM
Michelle pulled a face. "It's not, believe me," she said. "Mum told me about this time when two people tried to apparate and splinched themselves. That's when you mess up apparating and leave parts of your body behind. These people left half of themselves behind so they were stuck. The Ministry had a job sorting it out, getting the people back in one piece again and modifying the memories of Muggles who'd seen the body parts."