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21 Reactions To The "Yes" Result That Will Make You Cry Happy Tears

After months of campaigning Australia voted "yes".

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1. Australia's same-sex marriage survey results were announced today after months of campaigning on both sides. Around 10am it was declared the "yes" vote had won with a 61.6% majority. A lot of people were very happy.

YESSSSSSSSSSSSSS. ๐ŸŒˆโœจ Muscles I didnโ€™t know existed have relaxed and all my holes have dilated.

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auslan interpreter is the true hero - apparently kept saying 'i'm sorry i keep making mistakes i'm just so happy' ๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ’–

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5. There were jokes...

with a vote of 61.1%, Kylie Minogue officially controls the government

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Kylie Minogue set to announce a national tour within the hour. #yeswins

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Has the slippery slope started yet? When can I marry a bridge/my cycling partner? #MarriageEquality

8. Tears...

Iโ€™m crying in a car with my no voting mother in the middle of Victoria ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ˜ญ๐ŸŒˆโค๏ธ๐Ÿงก๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’“๐Ÿ’œ

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That felt weird. But then everyone crying with happiness made me cry a bit. Complicated day

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Everyone is crying. Everyone is hugging. The person next to me is on the phone to their loved ones overseas.

11. And just general excitement and rainbows...

๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ QUEER FOLK ARE THE FUCKEN BEST AND ANYONE WHO DISAGREES CAN SUCK EGGS ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ

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๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ‘ฌWE DID IT AUSTRALIA๐Ÿ‘ญ๐ŸŒˆ#Yes2Love #marriageequaility

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๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆโœจYESโœจ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒˆ Your move Canberra. Don't embarrass us.

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14. Internationally, people were happy as well!

YES WINS IN AUSTRALIA! LOVE WINS IN AUSTRALIA! YES YES YES YES YES! โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’–

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really happy for all the gay australians, even the hot guy i follow on instagram who is one step closer to marryingโ€ฆ https://t.co/HXogW2IzuX

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I love you, Australia, and I will marry literally any of you.

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๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ CONGRATZ TO MY AUSTRALIAN QUEENS!

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The majority of Australians voted YES for same-sex marriage. This is a huge step towards legalization in the country.

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Someone on my tube yells: โ€œAUSTRALIA JUST LEGALISED GAY MARRIAGE!โ€ The carriage cheers and claps.

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Extremely proud of 61% of Australians right now.

21. But really, everyone's just looking forward to being invited to a whole bunch of fun, gay, weddings.

Good work everyone. Now to attend some weddings that are actually fun.

Brad Esposito is a news reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in Sydney, Australia.

Contact Brad Esposito at bradley.esposito@buzzfeed.com.

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