The ceremony was brief and lovely, held at the prow of a retired diesel locomotive (on my recommendation, I might proudly note). In addition to attending, I was one of the witnesses for the marriage license. The officiant and the other witness were another gay couple, long term friends of the grooms who came down from Seattle. Also in attendance were Lisa Costello and
I was so pleased to see two dear, long-time friends feeling free to take this momentous and emotional step in their lives. I wish them all happiness and as long together as is given to them.
The wedding party on the move
The Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center, with bonus
Inside the interpretive center
The grooms, boning up for the ceremony
The grooms (left and right) with the officiant and other witness
A Jay sandwich
My (step)mom and
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