Mischief-making poltergeist of Hogwarts
Peeves fact file
Impeccable aim when pelting any number of objects at people’s heads, skilled in the art of unleashing mayhem
Wreaking havoc at Hogwarts, antagonising Filch, and generally causing chaos
We did it, we bashed them, wee Potter's the One,
And Voldy's gone mouldy, so now let's have fun!
Justin Finch-Fletchley was lying on the floor, rigid and cold, a look of shock frozen on his face, his eyes staring blankly at the ceiling.
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
By J.K. Rowling
Oh, most think he's barking, the potty wee lad,
But some are more kindly and think he's just sad,
But Peevesy knows better and says that he's mad -