Ireland made history on Saturday by becoming the first country to legalize same-sex marriage by popular vote. Charles McQuillan / Getty Images After the vote was announced, one Irish woman didn't waste any time before dropping on one knee to propose. Jenny is voting YES @Gigi_Jen3 Victory for equality and Limerick said YES- so did @kate_stoica to a proposal from @QueerBillie 02:04 PM - 23 May 2015 Reply Retweet Favorite Billie, 46, asked her 26-year-old girlfriend Kate Stoica to marry her as cameras rolled to capture the historic vote count, Mashable reported. mashable.com She was so excited! mashable.com ❤️ mashable.com The couple of more than six years lives together in a 180-year-old cottage they are renovating, Mashable reported. Facebook: kate.stoica Congrats to the happy couple! Eric Clarke @ericclarkeUTV The happy couple Kate Stoica and Billie! Just engaged! 01:41 PM - 23 May 2015 Reply Retweet Favorite Watch the whole proposal here.