They said I do and they're from Vermont*
Just one of the many reasons you'll never get me to leave here.
High Court Says NonResident Gays Cannot Marry in the State Boston.com
Massachusetts Court Limits Same Sex Marriage New York Times
*Full disclosure. I borrowed this blog title from A. back when she wrote the gay marriage blog for Boston.com.
5.19.04 "THEY SAID 'I DO' AND THEY'RE FROM VERMONT." The White Whale swam before him as the monomaniac incarnation of all those malicious agencies which some deep men feel eating in them, till they are left living on with half a heart and half a lung...he pitted himself, all mutilated, against it. All that most maddens and torments; all that stirs up the lees of things; all truth with malice in it; all that cracks the sinews and cakes the brain; all the subtle demonisms of life and thought; all evil, to crazy Ahab, where visibly personified, and made practically assailable in Moby Dick. (Chapter 41)
I'll return later in the day. I have a jam-packed travel schedule today, and I will keep Governor Copy Cop (Romney) informed of my movements. I didn't get a marriage license on Monday and I do live in Massachusetts, but if there's going to be a big chase scene, I want in. http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2004/05/19/romney_eyes_order_on_licenses/
Please note that this entry was written before Misses E and A became Mrs. E and A.
We waited a whole year to legally tie the knot- no need to rush into anything.