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Among them was Dwight Sullivan of Galveston, who said he and his staff spoke with about a dozen same-sex couples inquiring about licenses Friday.Sullivan recalled the disappointment of one particular couple, whom he described as "very excited to get married." "I guess their time has come," he said."Today we are getting married because it is legal throughout the country, we have all the rights of other married couples," said Ashley.less Judge Kyle Carter, center, of the 125 District Court, weds Jason Brunelle, left, and Daniel Williams, of Houston, a couple for 15 years, in the Harris County Civil Courthouse Friday, June 26, 2015, in Houston.Another pair of early arrivals, Georgette Monaghan and Rhea Jared, met a few years ago at Resurrection Metropolitan Community Church.
less Ashley Creath, left, and Jacquey Creath, of Houston, a couple for nine years, are wed by Judge Kyle Carter, of the 125 District Court, in the Harris County Civil Courthouse Friday, June 26, 2015, in Houston.
Repeatedly, strangers approached the first couple, John La Rue, 30, and Hunter Middleton, 25, who became increasingly recognizable on TV news and Twitter over the course of the day.
The couple, who met on the dating website OK Cupid and got engaged while walking their rescue dog Elizabeth, were the first to get rejected by Stanart's office.
The Supreme Court declared gay marriage a national right that morning.
Harris County Clerk Stan Stanart began issuing same-sex marriage licenses at 3 p.m.