Here’s my theory. The Harry Potter trio are actually representations of the other houses. Hermione is Ravenclaw, Ron is Hufflepuff, and Harry is Slytherin. They’re all in Gryffindor because they asked. In fact, everyone in that house could have been in another houses if they hadn’t asked to be in Gryffindor. You have be ask to be in Gryffindor because their most defining feature is bravery, and anyone can choose to be brave.
-First and foremost, of course, to madam JK Rowling.
-Second, to her wonderful creation, Mr. Harry James Potter
-And lasy but not least, to our musically inclined version of our favorite ginger, Mr. Joey Richter