I ain’t gay.
True dat, some of my friends are gay and all right to get along with. They just ain’t allowed to touch
Now you can begin to understand why Dumbledore was fond of wands, ran a school and used the name of candy for his passwords 😀
Personally I don’t think it made any difference to the story.
If it doesn’t work, jam a screwdriver in there and jiggle it about.