“No longer may this liberty be denied,” Justice Anthony M. Kennedy wrote for the majority in the historic decision. “No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than once they were.”
In Josh Zepps’s words:
Truly a long-awaited day for equality. A good time to celebrate, but remember that the fight for equality continues.