Rocky Galloway (left) and Reginald Stanley, parents of twin girls, were married in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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"What will God do when I die," Michael Geoghegan asked himself. "And I always thought — nothing." Jacki Lyden/NPR hide caption

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The historic steamship SS Lilac is docked at the River Project on the Hudson River. Students from New York's Harbor School made the trip to the river as part of their curriculum: The school teaches students everything from boat building and ocean ecology to oyster growing. Jacki Lyden/NPR hide caption

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