J.K. Rowling made everyone's childhood a little better by introducing us to the magical world of Harry Potter. Danny E. Martindale / Getty Images On May 2, the 17th anniversary of the Battle of Hogwarts, Rowling tweeted an apology for killing of one of Harry Potter's most beloved characters. J.K. Rowling @jk_rowling Today I would just like to say: I'm really sorry about Fred. *Bows head in acceptance of your reasonable ire* 07:54 AM - 02 May 2015 Reply Retweet Favorite It incited a lot of feelings from Potterheads. Via Twitter: @jk_rowling Via Twitter: @jk_rowling One of the fans even asked about Tonks and Lupin. Brieuc Toudic @Brieuc26Rankin @jk_rowling What about Tonks, Lupin ? 07:55 AM - 02 May 2015 Reply Retweet Favorite To which Rowling answered: J.K. Rowling @jk_rowling .@Brieuc26Rankin I thought I might apologise for one death per anniversary. Fred was the worst for me, so I started with him. 07:58 AM - 02 May 2015 Reply Retweet Favorite We're right there with you, Rowling. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Warner Bros. / Via fanpop.com RIP Fred.