On the way to Fort Hastings Flint is joined by his Sioux friend Curly Horse at a water hole as Flint is attacked by a Cheyenne brave. Traditionally enemies, the Cheyenne and Sioux may be working together. Curly tells Flint the Major's daughter Martha is still at the fort. Martha wants little to do with Flint partly because he left her plus she thinks he is a renegade white man because of his friendship with Curly Horse and the Sioux. A patrol led by Capt. Wade Forrest to whom Martha is engaged is attacked by the Sioux. He is wounded in the leg and hides while the other survivor Private Carpenter goes on foot to Fort Hastings for help. The Major decides to send Flint and Curly Horse to rescue Forrest. The Sioux have taken Forrest prisoner so Curly Horse goes to his camp while Flint returns to Fort Hastings. Flint finds everyone dead except Martha who is partly crazed. He is able to sneak Martha out but her actions lead to the Sioux capturing them. Black Panther wants Martha for his ... Written by
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When Flint is shot at after returning to the fort, his knife is in his sheath. When he is shown going up the stairs to where Martha is, there is no knife in his sheath (he has his pistol out at this point, not his knife). When he gets to the top, the knife has re-appeared. See more
Capt. Wade Forrest
[to Flint McCullough
You're the renegade white man, the friend of the Sioux, that killed my men, that put torches to my feet.