34 photos capturing the pure delight of the Patriots’ Super Bowl victory parade

Thousands upon thousands of fans celebrated the Super Bowl LIII-winning Patriots Tuesday as the duck boats rolled through the streets of Boston.

The parade makes its way through Boston. —AP Photo/Michael Dwyer
Patriots owner Robert Kraft yells to fans. —AP Photo/Elise Amendola
Tom Brady’s reflection in the Lombardi trophy. —Photo by Billie Weiss/Getty Images
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A fan during the parade. —Billie Weiss/Getty Images
Fans on Boylston Street. —Billie Weiss/Getty Images
From left, Dont’a Hightower, Kyle Van Noy, and Ja’Whaun Bentley. —AP Photo/Michael Dwyer
Super Bowl LIII MVP Julian Edelman. —Barry Chin/Globe Staff
Tom Brady’s daughter, Vivian Brady, waves to fans. —Nathan Klima for The Boston Globe
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Boston Children’s Hospital patient Xander, 9 months old, and his mother, Michelle Franklin. —Suzanne Kreiter / The Boston Globe
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Stephon “Happy” Gilmore. —AP Photo/Steven Senne
Elandon Roberts, left, and Kyle Van Noy. —AP Photo/Steven Senne
Tom Brady with the Lombardi trophy. —Billie Weiss/Getty Images
Fans at Copley Square. —David L Ryan/Globe Staff
Patriots fans celebrate during the parade. —Nathan Klima for The Boston Globe
Rob Gronkowski has his shirt ripped off. —John Tlumacki/Globe Staff
Copley Square. —David L Ryan/Globe Staff
Bill Belichick and his girlfriend, Linda Holliday. —Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff
Construction workers celebrate during the parade. —Nathan Klima for The Boston Globe
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Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels. —Barry Chin/Globe Staff
Devin McCourty signs an autograph. —Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff
A young fan during the parade. —Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
A flag is displayed on the Old John Hancock Building. —David L Ryan/Globe Staff
Mark Cardarelli, of Medford, carries his son, Robbie Morrison, 8. —Craig F. Walker/Globe Staff
Bill Koshivas, 20, of Ipswich, cheers as he holds a portrait of Tom Brady as Jesus. —Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
Fans cheer during the parade. —Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
Kyle Van Noy poses for a selfie with a fan. —Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
Fans cheer during the parade. —Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
The parade on Boylston Street from above. —David L Ryan/Globe Staff
Thousands of fans lined Boylston Street. — John Tlumacki/Globe Staff
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