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The herd is over the ridge by now.
Get cleaned up.
creeping over the rocky horizon.
You lied to me, Dan.
Dan turns to face Alice.
You told me we made payments to
We did. Some.
(off look, heading inside)
for Mark. I had a choice between
We’re supposed to make decisions
Would you have made it different?
We can’t make it rain together. Or
turn dust into grass. And we can’t
hold back winter. It’s too bad the
my leg. I read the pension act
pays by the pound now.
Tears come to Alice’s eyes.
Stop looking at me like that.
pulling on a clean shirt.
(as Dan passes)
those men did?
(from his bedroom)
Marshal ain’t doing shit.
take you boys and round up the
herd. ...Then I’m going to town.
of cards and his dime novel.