To successfully initiate sleep, your core temperature needs to drop about 1C.
Here's the thing about Harry Potter: The sense of wonder & longing that the stories evoke isn't about the magic or fantastic beasts or flying.
It's about institutions that are worth dedicating your life to, mentors who have wisdom to impart, a society that, underneath it, genuinely has your best interests at heart.
It could be set in a modern university, with tech marvels in place of spells & potions, except that if it weren't set in a magical, make-believe universe, nobody would believe it.
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