Daniel is sent to help a man who developed a code that the American forces are using, because it's feared the British are on to him. When he gets to where the man is, the place is under Britsh control and strict rules are enforced like no weapons and curfew. And a Colonel Daniel knows shows up along with Ottawas. Daniel tries to get the man out but is captured. The Colonel orders the Ottawas to kill him but Daniel pleads that they allow him a honorable death which means he has to endure a lot of pain. But Daniel is actually buying time for a friend to help him.