Remus Lupin and Nymphadora Tonks met when they both became members of the second Order of the Phoenix. At some point before the summer of So, don't read unless you've read HBP (but I guess you wouldn't know Lupin and Tonks get together unless you've read HBP). Anyway, I hope. More to the point, when he tries to talk Tonks out of a relationship, his "And I've told you a million times," said Lupin, refusing to meet her eyes.
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Also in the — school yearat the start of the Herbology lesson on Valerian Sprigs, Tonks warned people to watch out, for she spilled some soil on the floor. When the Herbology Professor, also her Head of HousePomona Sproutasked fellow Housemate Penny Haywood to fetch a pail for the watering demonstration, Tonks took the time to briefly wonder aloud about which plant being most suitable for bothering a certain "irritable, birdlike" librarian.
The musing was cut short by Penny's scream, and the class realised in shock that a werewolf burst out of a pot. Professor Sprout took care of the situation by casting the Boggart-Banishing Spelland introduced the class to what a Boggart was.Remus and Tonks (Deathly Hallows Part 2 - Extended Scene)
As Professor Sprout left to report the incident to Headmaster Albus DumbledoreTonks asked Jacob's sibling in puzzlement about Penny's fear, implying she did not understand why Penny's worst fear would be werewolves. After the lesson Tonks revealed she had crashed into the Owlerythe Astronomy Towerthe Whomping Willowand Rubeus Hagrid's gardenbut that apparently was a few crashes fewer than her average.
Tonks also revealed that she had often gotten detentions for turning into teachers using her Metamorphmagus abilities. She attempted to put it under Filch's desk, but fell on her face on the way, accidentally tossing it into the Potions Classroom.
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The plant ended up grabbing Professor Severus Snape. He and Sprout agreed to give Tonks daily detention until the end of her school days, but Sprout gave her the chance to not get detention if she managed to pass a special Herbology test. Tonks told them what had happened and the two agreed to study together. My Head of House said I lacked certain necessary qualities.
This means that she presumably took Defence Against the Dark ArtsTransfigurationCharmsPotionsand another subject in sixth and seventh year.
She earned ' Outstanding ' or ' Exceeds Expectations ' on all of her N. Being the daughter of the ostracised Andromeda Tonksshe was rejected by the supremacists of the House of Black. Career as an Auror "Nearly failed on stealth and tracking.
Did you hear me break that plate downstairs? Tonks's natural metamorphic abilities allowed her to easily pass the Concealment and Disguise portion of the training without doing any work or study at all. Although he returned her feelings he refused to become involved with her.
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He claimed that he was too poor, too old, and too dangerous for her, despite her repeatedly telling him that his lycanthropy did not matter to her. Tonks became very depressed over this: Tonks argued that their relationship was the same. Remus tried to discourage her, insisting that "the cases are totally different" by pointing out that Bill would not not become a full werewolf, though he would experience mild symptoms of lycanthropy.
However, the two seemed to grow closer afterward, attending the funeral of Albus Dumbledore together.
They both expressed regret that Harry could not attend. Around this time Tonks became pregnant.
This may have been because of several reasons: Remus was extremely upset by the pregnancy.