Actor Neil Patrick Harris celebrated the the New York Senate?s passing of the Marriage Equality Bill by announcing his own engagement to his partner, David Burtka.
?David and I did propose to each other, but over five years ago! We?ve been wearing engagement rings for ages, waiting for an available date,? the actor revealed.
The passing of the marriage equality bill created a frenzy on Twitter, with gay and straight celebrities praising the news.
Singer Ricky Martin tweeted: ?Time to celebrate!!! Marriage Equality for NYers! Its about. love!?
Pop star Lady Gaga stated, ?the revolution is ours to fight for love, justice+equality. Rejoice NY, and propose. We did it!!!?
Singer and actress Mandy Moore tweeted, ?MARRIAGE EQUALITY in NEW YORK! What a win and what a way to start the weekend!! California: time to follow suit.?
Neil Patrick Harris had been tweeting about the upcoming bill, writing, ?I?d sure love to get married. Please, NY Senate, vote in favor of marriage equality today. My family would really appreciate it.?
Harris and his partner, David Burtka, are parents to boy and girl twins, Harper and Gideon.� The babies are almost 8-months-old.
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