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He nodded. "So, in order to find you a partnership for this new stage in life, I'll need to find out a bit more about you. Your life up until now... perhaps what has changed... the story of you, whatever you feel is pertinent."
He nodded. "One moment, please..." he said as he looked at his stock. He disappeared down an aisle and there was a bit of a thump heard before the wandmaker reappeared, extending a box in the girl's direction. "Black Walnut and Phoenix Feather. Eight inches."
He heard the jingle indicating there were customers. He recognized the Ministry official-- he'd seen this scenario many times before. "A newcomer to the wizarding world, I presume? How might I be of service?" he asked, smiling down at the boy.
He smiled, the lines on his face moving with his grin in a happy sort of way. "It is a very old magic, young man, but it is not clear how it happens. Or why... it's a mystery that has been pondered by many a wandmaker."
He made a sweeping gesture at his stock. "Wood from trees of a wide variety. A variety of cores from magical plants or animals." He smiled at the boy. "There are dozens upon dozens of combinations. A necessity, given the wide range of temperaments and personalities in wizardkind."