"You know, I drove in from Austin. We left at three in the morning, to get here, got here about 7 and you know I wouldn't have missed it for the world."
10. Various of people waiting in line around the block, cutaway of MAGA hat
11. SOUNDBITE (English) Arnold Garcia, The Woodlands, Texas:
"We actually spent the night here on mattresses, we didn't get very much sleep. Cause they had music playing, people were chatting and having a good time,singing, dancing. You know, it was an ongoing situation last night, we probably got an hour's worth of sleep."
12. Reverse of crowd by main entrance of Toyota Center
With Mike Pence and Donald Trump Jr. already visiting Texas and the president himself coming Monday, Ted Cruz is convening a veritable parade of Republican power brokers to ensure Democrat Beto O'Rourke doesn't upset him.
People started waiting in line to see President Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz's rally in Houston on Sunday morning.
Lisa Brewer of Splendora, Texas counted herself first in line.
By Monday morning, the queue behind snaked around the Toyota Center in downtown, with a crowd numbering the hundreds.
The Trump presidential campaign, which is putting on the rally, claims it had 100,000 requests for tickets to Monday night's event, the Toyota Center has a capacity of about 18,000.