Tears! Oceans full of happy tears!!!
Many non-straight humans in Rhode Island were granted the right to officiate their love last night, a right that is STILL denied to the majority of same sex couples the world over.
RI — which is a largely Catholic region– is now the tenth American state to legalize same sex marriage. The bill passed 56-15 in a State House vote.
House Speaker Gordon Fox, D-Providence — who himself is gay and is pictured embracing his partner (above) — said last night: