When their grain doesn't sell for enough to see their families through the winter, Charles and Isaiah hire on with the railroad to haul a wagon-load of highly explosive nitroglycerin over a treacherous mountain road and, as their journey progresses, find themselves dealing with situations almost as volatile as the freight they so carefully carry.
Did You Know?
Larry Golden, who appears briefly as "Bodeen", would return to the series in the season 3, two-part finale episode Gold Country, in the larger role of Rev. Phillips. Richard Jaeckel would return to star in season seven's controversial two-part episode "Sylvia". See more
I guess you better write something for me. Let's see now... uh... Feel funny saying it to you.
Come on. Dear Grace, that's an easy way to start.
Alright, dear grace. Uh... Tell her everything's fun and give the young one's a kiss and uh...
And I love her. Don't sit there grinning like a cat in a birdhouse. Write it down.