Battle of Flowers 2014_credit Kay Richter4

The junior guards protect the sacred ground of the Alamo as they wait for their floral tributes to arrive. They stand at attention at the Battle of Flowers Parade, April 25, 2014. Photo by Kay Richter.

The junior guards protect the sacred ground of the Alamo as they wait for their floral tributes to arrive. They stand at attention at the Battle of Flowers Parade, April 25, 2014. Photo by Kay Richter.

The junior guards protect the sacred ground of the Alamo as they wait for their floral tributes to arrive. They stand at attention at the Battle of Flowers Parade, April 25, 2014. Photo by Kay Richter.