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Veronika Kolder, 52, and Roxanne Latimer, 54, of Iowa City wait for their marriage license at the Johnson County Recorder's Office the first day same sex weddings are legal across Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa on April 27, 2009.  Kolder and Latimer have been together for 17 years, exchanging rings they purchased in Austria in 1995 the same year in a commitment ceremony; the two met when Latimer, who is originally from New York, was Kolder's mail carrier in the north side Chicago neighborhood of Rogers Park.