1. People stop giving you 'that look' because you are no longer a Harry Potter virgin
2. You wonder how they ever allowed children to read these books
3. All those joke you never understood before now make sense
4. You are no longer the only person in your college dorm who can't join a conversation about everyone's favorite wizard
5. You start making Harry Potter references in everyday conversations and wonder how you lived without this wit
6. You gain the right to rant about the ways in which the movies vary from the books
7. Suddenly you realize why everyone has always wished they were a wizard
8. You can finally revel in the beauty of this...
9. All in all, you just realize that there has been a huge gap in your life for so many years and you feel really dumb for having not taken the plunge before this
10. And finally, now YOU get to criticize people who have never read Harry Potter
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