The Wedding of Jane & Pete-e, Donald & Neil, 12.09.12. Washington

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Donald Jenny (left) and Neil Hoyt, from Bellevue, Wash., who have been romantic partners for 23 years, get married during the Seattle Men's Choir Holiday Concert in Seattle, Wash., on December 9, 2012.  "It's overwhelming." said Hoyt "It's the biggest and best wedding party I can ever imagine."J ane Abbott Lighty, left, and Pete-e Petersen, from Seattle, behind them, also wed. They been romantic partners for 35 years and 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.Also, tying the knot is   Judge Anne Levinson oversaw the service. (© Karen Ducey 2012)