“‘Then you will find yourself easy prey for the Dark Lord!’ said Snape savagely. ‘Fools who wear their hearts proudly on their sleeves, who cannot control their emotions, who wallow in sad memories and allow themselves to be provoked easily — weak people, in other words — they stand no chance against his powers! He will penetrate your mind with absurd ease, Potter!’” J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. New York: Scholastic, 2003. Page 536. Amanuensis –noun. A person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another.