Magic learns, spells become common, because at they're cast they become easier to cast. Magic becomes predisposed to respond to certain things in certain ways. Harry's magic has been trained too. His mother's 'ward' that saved him from Voldemort was simply her teaching his magic how to respond to an attack. And his magic learned... attacks were meant to be hit back even hard, much harder.
It was a couple of years before his magic recovered enough from his first outburst, but oneday when Vernon raised his hand, like He-who-must-not-be-named, Vernon, ceased to be. No body, simply V...
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