Look | Same-Sex Couples Say 'I Do' on First Day of Gay Marriage

PHOTOS. Hundreds of same-sex couples in New York were expected to wed by the end of Sunday — the first day gay marriage became legal in the state. In New York City, happy couples lined up outside the clerk's office in Lower Manhattan.

Dave Lewis & Adam McKew hae been together seven years.
Dave Lewis & Adam McKew hae been together seven years. ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
Karin Cook and Robyn Delan
Karin Cook and Robyn Delan ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum will wed couples after they get their license.
Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum will wed couples after they get their license. ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
 Erika Karp and SarI Kessler, together 14 years, arrived at the clerk's office at 4 a.m. They were the first in line.
Erika Karp and SarI Kessler, together 14 years, arrived at the clerk's office at 4 a.m. They were the first in line. ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
 Ilene sameth, of Beit simchat Torah, stands in front of the the pop up chuppah across from the clerks office.
Ilene sameth, of Beit simchat Torah, stands in front of the the pop up chuppah across from the clerks office. ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
Janeese Cox and Shaun Bulse, together two years, came from Tennessee to get married.
Janeese Cox and Shaun Bulse, together two years, came from Tennessee to get married. ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
Laura Moore and Maryann Bellomo
Laura Moore and Maryann Bellomo ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
City Council Speaker Christine Quinn congratulates couples.
City Council Speaker Christine Quinn congratulates couples. ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
City Council Speaker Christine Quinn
City Council Speaker Christine Quinn ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
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Johnny Lee Sebastian Barleben
Johnny Lee Sebastian Barleben ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
Some blocked out protesters with large umbrellas
Some blocked out protesters with large umbrellas ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
SarI Kessler embraces Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum
SarI Kessler embraces Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum ( Alec Hamilton/WNYC )
Rodd and Ricky from the musical Avenue Q
Rodd and Ricky from the musical Avenue Q
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