After a long legal battle, gay and lesbian couples in
Del Martin (pictured, left) and Phyllis Lyon, who have been together for 50 years, became the first couple to wed; and were married by San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (standing behind them) at City Hall.
Martin and Lyon were co-founders of the first major lesbian organisation in the
“When we first got together, we were not really thinking about getting married, we were thinking about getting together,”
You know, somehow I kinda think they've forgotten that bit in the Bible about 'God is love'...