Hardie investigates a stagecoach hold-up and discovers only a single letter was stolen. He learns that the letter was sent from a woman who fled an arranged marriage with a brutal land baron to an itinerant painter. The two men race to find the woman first - the painter to marry her and the land baron to disfigure his ex-fiancée. Written by
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There are questions in your eyes, Senor Hardie.
Just one. I was wondering why a man as successful as you and has so much to lose would gamble everything just to find this girl.
Success? What is success? It is the size of the hole it takes to bury a man... but self-respect - that is something worth fighting for.