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From left to right: Jane Abbott Lighty, Pete-e Peterson, Donald Jenny and Neil Hoyt, receive applause from the crowd after their wedding ceremony during the Seattle Men's Chorus Holiday Concert / Wedding Celebration in Seattle, Wash., on December 9, 2012. Lighty and Peterson, who have been romantic partners for 35 years received the first same-sex marriage license in Washington state after voter\'s approved to make it legal. {quote}I just can't believe this is happening after all these years.{quote} said Peterson. Says Hoyt {quote}It's overwhelming. It's the biggest and best wedding party I can ever imagine.{quote}  (© Karen Ducey 2012)

From left to right: Jane Abbott Lighty, Pete-e Peterson, Donald Jenny and Neil Hoyt, receive applause from the crowd after their wedding ceremony during the Seattle Men's Chorus Holiday Concert / Wedding Celebration in Seattle, Wash., on December 9, 2012. Lighty and Peterson, who have been romantic partners for 35 years received the first same-sex marriage license in Washington state after voter\'s approved to make it legal. "I just can't believe this is happening after all these years." said Peterson. Says Hoyt "It's overwhelming. It's the biggest and best wedding party I can ever imagine." (© Karen Ducey 2012)