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A photo of two young boys who stopped to recite the Pledge of Allegiance in front of a North Carolina firehouse has gone viral. Over the weekend, Roseboro Fire Department posted an image of the boys with their hands over their hearts as the flag was raised.
The department said in a Facebook post on Friday that their chaplain spotted the two boys, now identified as Thomas, 7, and Derrick, 6, paying respect to the flag in Roseboro, a small town near Raleigh.
The article goes on to state the following:
“This afternoon as Chaplain Herring was raising the U.S. flag to full staff, he looked over to the intersection and saw these two young people standing there with hands on their heart saying the Pledge of Allegiance,” the post read. “God bless our community.”
The act of patriotism received an outpouring of support and pride in comments. Many commended the boys and how they were raised.
Two cousins in North Carolina stopped their ride to say the Pledge of Allegiance as a fire department chaplain raised the U.S. flag outside the fire station. https://t.co/Jpm80McH94
— WTHR.com (@WTHRcom) February 11, 2019
USA PRIDE: These two North Carolina boys showed their American pride in this viral Facebook post. 🇺🇸 https://t.co/gHKA5YoNP6
— KETK NEWS (@KETK) February 11, 2019
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