Lily Tomlin May Finally Marry Partner of 42 Years Might be 'dressed like chickens' if she ties knot with Jane Wagner By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff Posted Aug 21, 2013 9:02 AM CDT 32 comments Comments In this Friday, March 15, 2013 photo, actress Lily Tomlin poses for a portrait at the Four Seasons Hotel, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP) (Newser) – The Supreme Court rulings on DOMA and California's Prop 8 may have paved the way to a very happy occasion for Lily Tomlin: a wedding for her and Jane Wagner, her partner of 42 years. "We're thinking maybe we'll get married," Tomlin told E! this week. "You don't really need to get married, but marriage is awfully nice. Everybody I know who got married, they say it really makes a difference. They feel very very happy about it." But don't expect a solemn affair: "No rings, no bridal dresses," says Tomlin, 73. "Maybe we'll be dressed like chickens."