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November 16th, 2013
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Waikiki resident Minister Sisterface (CQ) raises a rainbow flag outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu.  The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii.  Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday.   (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Waikiki resident Minister Sisterface (CQ) raises a rainbow flag outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu. The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii. Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday. (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Howdy folks,

Well it's been almost one week since supporters of same sex marriage were victorious at the Capitol, and I was assigned this past Tuesday to cover the historical event at the Capitol.  Here are some of my favorites from that day.

Manoa resident Antonio Orozco holds a rainbow flag outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu.  The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii.  Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday.   (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Manoa resident Antonio Orozco holds a rainbow flag outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu. The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii. Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday. (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

McCully resident Yolanda Yamamoto sat and prayed on the side opposing same sex marriage outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu.  The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law later that morning, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii.  Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday.   (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

McCully resident Yolanda Yamamoto sat and prayed on the side opposing same sex marriage outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu. The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law later that morning, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii. Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday. (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu.  The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law later that morning, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii.  Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday.   (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu. The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law later that morning, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii. Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday. (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Libert Weatherholtz stands outside Iolani Palace on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu.  The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law later that morning, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii.  Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday.   (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Libert Weatherholtz stands outside Iolani Palace on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu. The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law later that morning, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii. Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday. (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Michael Golojuch, Chair of Honolulu Pride and the GLBT Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawaii, left, reacts as the Senate vote is read aloud on a television set outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu.  The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii.  Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday.   (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Michael Golojuch, Chair of Honolulu Pride and the GLBT Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawaii, left, reacts as the Senate vote is read aloud on a television set outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu. The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii. Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday. (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Supporters of same sex marriage watched a television set as hearings took place in the Senate Chambers outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu.  The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii.  Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday.   (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Supporters of same sex marriage watched a television set as hearings took place in the Senate Chambers outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu. The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii. Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday. (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Supporters of same sex marriage are reflected in a puddle outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu.  The Senate was due to sign Senate Bill One into law later that morning, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii.  (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Supporters of same sex marriage are reflected in a puddle outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu. The Senate was due to sign Senate Bill One into law later that morning, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii. (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Opponents of same sex marriage pray outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu.  The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law later that morning, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii.  Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday.   (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Opponents of same sex marriage pray outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu. The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law later that morning, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii. Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday. (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

 Kapolei residents Jennifer Lewis, right, and Queenie Toilolo react after walking out of the Senate Chambers outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu.  The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii.  Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday.   (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

Kapolei residents Jennifer Lewis, right, and Queenie Toilolo react after walking out of the Senate Chambers outside the State Capitol on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in downtown Honolulu. The Senate voted 19-4 to pass Senate Bill One into law, legalizing same sex marriage in the State of Hawaii. Governor Neil Abercrombie will sign the bill Wednesday. (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

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