The first same-sex couple to grab their marriage license

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"Looking back at this in 20 years it'll be funny that it was this huge. I mean, it's a huge moment but it'll just be interesting again that it was ever an issue," Trever Hill said,

Happiness and celebrations by many continued Friday night after a historic ruling by the Supreme Court, allowing same-sex couples the right to marry, nationwide.

"I got a little teary eyed actually. I'm surprised I reacted that way," Hill said.

Talks of not only the decision made by the Supreme Court but of all the hardships before this final dotted line.

Jesse Masterson and Trever Hill were the very first in Cass County to grab their marriage license.

"We wanted to wait for North Dakota and it became legal so there we went!" Hill said.

Jesse and Trever already had their dream wedding two years ago but to finally be recognized in their home state, they said, is what matters most.

"The outpouring of support is amazing," Hill said.

It's a historic day for so many couples, one that Joshua Hintz wasn't so sure would come in time for his wedding day.

"Before we even started planning we agreed no matter what the law says one way or the other it's about us but we did have to take in consideration that things could change," Hintz said.

Now as he looks back on memories, he'll make new ones on his wedding day in his home of Fargo.

"This is home for me and I really wanted to be at home when I got married to my partner," Hintz said.

It's a relief on a day of celebrating but it's a day where these couples say: it's about time.

"We want to be seen as a married couple, a couple, as a marriage. We value all the things you get in a marriage," Hintz said.

"Some of our friend's kids that are really young, they're not going to know any difference growing up. I feel they'll question how was this even an issue?" Hill said.

Amid the celebrations, many across the nation voiced their disappointment with the decision.

The Fargo Diocese released a statement in response to Friday's ruling.

Bishop John Folda said he's deeply saddened by the Supreme Court's decision and that it fails to uphold the truth of marriage as a union of one man and one woman.

He also said that the decision will have a significant impact on the first amendment right to religious liberty.

Congressman Kevin Cramer also spoke up, saying this was another example of activist judges overstepping their authority.

Also, that now they've said states and the 10th amendment don't matter and rewrote state laws.

Adding, "it seems there are no longer three 'co-equal' branches of government, but rather an imperial presidency supported by nine lords in black robes."