Last week Michael was officially inducted into the Tiradentes Military Academy. Here are a few pictures:
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Students at parade rest, waiting for the ceremony to begin.
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Michael in line, waiting to march out and receive his beret.
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First year students, preparing to take their oath of allegiance. Michael is in there somewhere.
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Michael with his proud parents, after having received his beret.
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Michael with his cousin, Paulo Vitor.
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Nathanael gets in on the action.
And a couple videos:

The honor guard marches by.

The swearing in ceremony.

Michael marching with the rest of his company.
Needless to say, this is the kind of things that make a Dad’s heart burst with pride.