Lucas McCain is happy when one of his late wife's closest friends, Clair Wheatly Carney, arrives in North Fork looking to settle down. she has only recently married Wes Carney who at one time had quite a reputation as a gunslinger. Wes has hung up his guns however and he and Clair buy the local feed store that is up for sale. His reputation lives on however and there is a group of troublemakers in town who are continually trying to call him out. He resists their constant badgering and bullying as he has promised his wife never to strap on his guns again. When a man is killed however and only Marshal Micah Torrance and Lucas seem prepared to stand up to the killer does Wes have to decide if he will stand with them or simply be an onlooker. Written by
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When Wes is shot in the shoulder in front of the saloon, Claire comes running up to the wounded Wes. Claire has to avoid an older man on the street to get to Wes. When the camera angle changes, Claire has arrived at Wes' side but now the same old man is just coming out of the doors of the saloon. See more
He ain't wearing an apron. He's hiding behind one.
Chuck Connors breaks the 4th wall in the opening credits after he shoots his riffle and then stares into the camera. See more