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The Alamo Deguello Horns

by Scott L. Moss –

I spent two years as a docent at the Alamo while I was living in that area. Three times an hour for eight hours every Thursday, I told the story of the battle of the Alamo to gatherings of people who–in most cases–were just there because they’d heard of the place, the visit was free and in summer the Long Barrack (where I worked) was air conditioned. I say all of that in order to say that I almost certainly have a lot more of an emotional tie to that place and those events than is “normal.” I consider my time there among the most valuable days of my life. Continue reading →