As they near the stage station, Henry comes out the door and says, “What brought you two out in this terrible weather?”
“We’re meeting with the council tonight,” says Scott.
“Oh, something must be real important if you came out in this.”
“I need this to go out on the mail run with the next stage, Henry. It is addressed to the commandant of the fort,” states
“Henry, you’ll hear the whole story tonight if you’re at the meeting,” remarks Scott.
“I’ll be there. Something tells me this is pretty big. Especially after the rumors I hear coming from what John Peters is saying every night in the saloon after he has too many.”“See you then Henry, thanks for your help,” replies