After surrendering to the Mexican army, the expedition's captors march them across 500 miles of desert to New Mexico. Attrition from disease, fatigue, thirst, and a murderous Apache named Gomez causes the numbers of both Texans and Mexicans to dwindle. Written by
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F. Murray Abraham, Harry Dean Stanton, Manuel Calderon, Jonathon Joss, and Hugo Urrutia are billed but do not appear in the episode. See more
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[Speaking about the Apache
Oh, you put a bullet in the right place, they'll die the same as you and me. Their skins ain't the same color as ours, but their blood is just as red.