A well-to-do young woman is determined to join her betrothed at an Army outpost. He was literally the boy next door. She's stubborn, and the trek is a dangerous one, so Matt decides to take her himself. Before they reach the end of their journey, the young lady, so devoted to her betrothed at the outset of her trip, may be losing her heart to the marshal. Written by
Did You Know?
Fort Wallace (where Matt and Sarah are going) was actually a real US Fort from 1865-1882. All that remains of the old fort is the Fort Wallace cemetery. See more
This episode initiates a significant continuity error. The Indians steal Matt's iconic handgun -- but it shows up again in later episodes. See more