Cavalry captain Josiah Perry, a man with a taste for discipline, discovers that one of his two disobedient sons, Lon, has been killed in a gunfight with Lucas in North Fork. He visits his other son, Ben, who has become an ordained minister without his father's knowledge. Captain Perry goes on to North Fork determined to punish Lucas for Lon's death. Ben follows his father to North Fork hoping to prevent his father from meeting the same fate as his brother. Lucas likewise tries to find a way to avoid any further tragedy.
Did You Know?
Capt. Perry's son Lon died in "A Case of Identity" 2.17. See more
Near the end Lucas shoots his rifle and it causes Captain Perry's horse to throw him off. The stunt double that falls off the horse has much longer and darker hair than Captain Perry. See more
Capt. Josiah Perry
Your boy disobeyed you.
Yes he did, Captain. He did it out of love.
Chuck Connors breaks the 4th wall in the opening credits after he shoots his rifle and then stares into the camera. See more