A Texas kindergartener may have been running late for class, but that didn't stop him from doing two very important things before he stepped inside his school's doors.
And those two things stopped him in his tracks, much to his mom's confusion as she waited in the car line.
Heather Nelson wrote on Facebook, "I couldn't really tell what he was doing and I was saying, 'Royce..go..go,' as kids walked around him."
But the little boy didn't budge.
It was then that the police officer outside the school revealed what Royce was doing.
She said, "Mom, he's doing good, he stopped for the Pledge of Allegiance. And now he's praying."
Overwhelmed with pride, Nelson snapped a photo right then and there. Her moving message on Facebook has now been shared more than 2,300 times.
"I was so proud that he stopped when the Pledge of Allegiance came and stood his ground and did not move as the other kids were going in and then took time out and prayed and did not even care or think twice about it," she wrote.
We couldn't agree more!