This was such a great thing to be apart of, Steve and Dave live in Key West, FL and have been a couple for 21 years and they recently came up to Chicago for a small ceremony on Valentines day. When I say small I mean me the minister and three guests. They rented a small room at the Fairmont, and the folks at the Fairmont where so great giving them all the attention of a giant wedding. After Rev Bills really touching ceremony the couple and their friends where served a wonderful meal by the staff, and had a few photos made as well. I think one of the most interesting things about the legalization of same sex marriage has been that all of the weddings I’ve done haven’t been a couple crazy kids rushing into marriage but couples who have been together for decades and now can finally legal be married. I think it’s really touching to be a part of these ceremonies, you can really feel the love in the air. Sometimes the smaller the wedding the more special it feels for me to be there. Bonus now I have a great reason to go visit Key West.

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