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20 Heartwarming Photos From Puerto Rico's Mass Same-Sex Marriage Ceremony

Over 60 same-sex couples celebrated Sunday afternoon in the Old San Juan district.

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More than 60 same-sex couples married Sunday afternoon as part of a mass ceremony in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

This followed the June 2015 U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage in the United States and its territories. Here are 20 heartwarming photos taken at the ceremony.

1. They couldn't wait to get married!

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2. Over 60 couples joined their lives in marriage.

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3. Some couples had already spent a lifetime together.

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4. Obviously, tears of joy were shed.

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5. Some couples were old, some were young...

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6. ...but they were all in love.

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7. Cute couples all around.

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8. Hundreds came to Old San Juan to see the historic celebration.

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9. Sadly, the ceremony came too late for some.

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10. It rained on the ceremony...

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11. ...but it didn't dampen the mood.

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12. Rings were exchanged.

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13. And kisses were shared.

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14. Lots and lots of kisses!

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15. It was a historic moment for the Puerto Rican LGBT community.

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16. Celebrants danced in the streets...

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17. ...and toasted to the future.

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18. Pride was everywhere.

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19. And while it did rain a lot...

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20. ...it didn't stop anyone from having a blast.

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