A frightened boy, defending a jail against the bandits who killed his sheriff father, inspires courage in an adult coward. At the moment of truth, Caine teaches them both to temper justice with mercy.
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When Caine frees Hap from the burning Jail and a fight ensues, Caine knocks him out and slings him over his shoulder to carry him out. The "unconscious" Hap can be seen patting out a small fire on Caine's jacket. See more
Man, like the animals, is meant to live together with others like himself. But the meaning of belonging to such a group is found in the comfort of silence and the companionship of solitude.