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Check out this incredible image from one of Ireland's first same-sex marriages

What a photo. Who says there’s too much rain in this country.

IRELAND’S FIRST SAME sex marriages took place on Tuesday. But it’s this one amazing photo that shines out from the rest.

wayne_dj_1_1_1__5__1024 Source: Paul McGinty, Ghorm Photography

The photo is of Wayne Gough and DJ O’Hanlon from Lordship, Co. Louth, and was taken at Harvey’s Point in Donegal.

Wayne, a station manager at Dublin Airport, married accountant DJ on Tuesday and called finally being married a ‘fantastic feeling’.

The couple told TheJournal.ie on Monday that Wayne proposed to DJ in the same spot, after they first spotted the pier and promised that is where they would get married.

We both said on that [day] if we were ever going to get married, this is where we would get married.

Congrats to the happy couple <3

Written by Nicola Byrne and posted on DailyEdge.ie

Read: Wayne and DJ will be one of Ireland’s first same-sex couples to get married later today

Read: Same-sex couples can get now married in Ireland

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