J.K Rowling said that her inspiration for Hagrid came from when she was 19 in a pub in the west country and this terrifying looking guy came in with these other biker guys and the only thing he talked to J.K about was how his cabbages were getting on
Malory: Because he’ll be back! Crying for his mommy, just like that Christmas break when I moved and forgot to give my new address to his stupid boarding school. I mean he rode the train into the city all by himself, he couldn’t pick up a phone book!? 9 years old and bawling in that Police Station like a little girl! What’s that tell you? Cheryl: Kind of a lot, actually.