We are just so thrilled that Ireland has become the first country to legalize gay marriage!
But, we aren't the only ones celebrating!
J.K. Rowling took to Twitter on Saturday to share her excitement about the groundbreaking vote:
Sitting here watching the Irish make history. Extraordinary and wonderful.
— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) May 23, 2015
Then, when a fan reached out to her about how Dumbledore — who the Harry Potter author has confirmed is gay — and other members of the wizarding world could be themselves in Ireland, J.K. decided to reference the highly rumored romance between the Hogwarts Headmaster and Gandalf from Lord of the Rings: