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J.K. Rowling Brilliantly Answered A Fan Who Couldn't "See" Why Dumbledore Is Gay

Thankfully, the fan saw eye to eye after Rowling replied.

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As we all know, J.K. Rowling is great at replying to fans' questions about Harry Potter on Twitter – especially when they concern LGBT issues.

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Earlier today, a fan from London tweeted the author and questioned "why" the character Dumbledore is gay because she couldn't "see him in that way".

@jk_rowling Thank you so much for writing Harry Potter. I wonder why you said that Dumbledore is a gay because I can't see him in that way.

Not one to shy away from speaking out in support of LGBT rights, Rowling replied:

.@anakocovic21 Maybe because gay people just look like... people?

Thankfully, Rowling's on-point response was received well by the fan, who saw eye to eye with the author.

@jk_rowling amazing answer... Yes you are absolutely right. Such an inspiration!!!

She even had this to add:

@jk_rowling I wish that McGonagall and Dumbledore are couple

Well, isn't that rather lovely.

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