Mark asks hid Dad if he might ever remarry and Lucas tells him that perhaps someday he would if ever met the right woman. In town soon after, Mark meets the pretty young Rebecca Snipe who has just returned to North Fork. Lucas is just a bit embarrassed at Mark's attempt at match-making. Rebecca's brothers meanwhile, Joshua and Pete, take it all too seriously and decide to check Lucas out. Meanwhile, three strangers ride into town and it's soon apparent that they're out to kill Lucas.
Did You Know?
The part of one of the "burly" brothers was played by a young Dan Blocker who would later go on to play Hoss Cartwright in Bonanza. See more
When Micah tells Lucas that Earl Battle is asking about him, Lucas walks over to where Earl is sitting on a bench. When Lucas starts to walk you see the shadow of the camera on Lucas' shirt. Then as he walks toward Earl you see the full shadow of the camera against the wall as it pulls away. See more
[Although McCain beat the two Snipe brothers in a fight only hours before, the two men rescue Lucas from a would-be murderer
Appears like you needed a friend, neighbor.
You can say that again! That's Roy Thursday's bunch.
No hard feelings?
No hard feelings. Thank you very much!
Chuck Connors breaks the 4th wall in the opening credits after he shoots his rifle and then stares into the camera. See more