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Gay couple, together 61 years, still yearn for the right to marry


A new video released by Freedom to Marry tells the story of Richard Dorr, 84, and John Mace, 91, who recently celebrated 61 years together as a couple. The couple desperately wants to marry in their home state of New York.

Haven’t they waited long enough? Watch:

Freedom to Marry is among a coalition of LGBT advocacy groups that have united efforts to pass marriage equality legislation in New York state during the 2011 legislative session.

Warms the cockles of my over-sized, temperamental heart.