Thanks to the "ever ON it!" Andy Towle of Towleroad.
"Vernon Gibbs and Tony Halls today tied the knot in South Africa's first gay wedding since same-sex unions took effect on Thursday. They adopted the joint surname Halls-Gibbs.
The couple wore ranger outfits to the ceremony because they "run a guest lodge and animal rehabilitation centre, which was attacked last year after it was marketed to gay tourists" according to the BBC.
Vernon Halls-Gibbs noted the fact that the ceremony took place on World AIDS Day: "This marriage... is for all HIV/AIDS sufferers and gay people who have experienced discrimination."He added, "I just have one message I would like to give to...
Editor's Note: An e-mail from savvyplanners.com CEO, MW Savant closed with this phrase in Afrikaans which reflects the joy that all of us feel for the happy couple!
Congrats, Messrs. Halls-Gibbs!!!