Blue's attention is else where causing Big John to berate him so frequently Blue leaves the ranch to find his own future. Shortly after leaving he is chased by two Apaches. He escapes running into an Army patrol leading Mr. Kelly and his adopted Apache daughter Moonfire to Cochise. Lt. Corey knowing Kelly wants to be rid of the Army, asks Blue to scout for Kelly. Kelly lost his family to Indians but rescued Moonfire from a carnival back east. He wants to create peace with Cochise. They are attacked as Blue leads them to Cochise but Kelly and Moonfire are able to convince the braves to take them to Cochise where they learn Moonfire's father was killed by the Cannons. When Prowling Dog claims Moonfire as his, Blue challenges him winning Moonfire who he wishes to marry. Cochise dictates terms for peace Blue knows Big John won't accept. The trio rides to High Chaparral where Big John rejects the offer as unreasonable. The trio and Big John visiting Blue's mother's grave are caught outside... Written by
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Big John Cannon
Blue, you've only know her a few days. How can you marry a girl you don't even know?
Billy Blue Cannon