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?
, who appears briefly as Bodeen, would return to the series in the two-part season 3 finale "Gold Country", playing the larger role of Rev. Phillips, followed by a smaller part in season 5's "Barn Burner" and another larger one in season 6's "Darkness is My Friend". Richard Jaeckel
would return to star in season 7's controversial two-part episode "Sylvia". See more
Better get a good night's sleep. I have a feeling the next ten days will feel like an eternity.
Just might be.
References The Wages of Fear