Homonuptials: More Day 1 wedding shots

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Guardian photog Ariel Soto got these shots of Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin's wedding at City Hall yesterday, as well as some of the celebratory crowd outside.

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The view from City Hall steps

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Spiralling toward matrimony

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Phyl and Del (in wheelchair) cutting the gorgeous Citizen Cake cake

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Joined by the glowing, and glowing-haired, mayor

Ariel says: "From my perch up in the balcony of city hall, looking down at the throngs of media and a beautiful white cake, my heart started beating faster and faster because I was about to witness a true piece of much awaited and much deserved history -- the first legal same-sex marriage of Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin on June 16th in San Francisco's City Hall. The couple was greeted with lots of love and joy and loud cheering, along with the huge crowd outside the court house who were also joining in with the festivities, passing out flowers, singing songs and just being darn happy that this day has finally arrived. Congrats Phyllis and Del on your much awaited marriage --- and may your love and courage live on forever!"

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Well-wishers from above

More shots from outside City Hall:

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