What did Ron see in his tea leaves? Ron Weasley reading Harry Potter’s tea leaves. In third year, during one of the Divination lessons, Professor Trelawney read the tea leaves in Harry Potter’s cup and saw four things: the falcon, a deadly enemy; The club, an attack; The skull, danger in your path and the Grim, a spectral dog which is an omen of death.
What does Ron see in Harry’s cup? Ron then changes what he sees in the teacup to “an acorn” and predicts “a windfall, unexpected gold” which is also true when in GoF Harry wins the tournament and receives the gold winnings.
Did gypsies read tea leaves? Traveling gypsies, as the Roma people were then known, had long taken up the practice of tea-leaf readings, often calling door-to-door to offer their services. By the mid-1800s, the Roma had become part of the social scene, welcomed into both parlors and tea rooms to give readings for a fee.
What happens during a tea leaf reading? The idea behind reading tea leaves is that whilst drinking, a person’s movements affect the leaves swirling around so that when they settle the shapes are unique to them. It is then up to the reader to interpret these shapes.