Next time he comes
at you won’t be from the front!
ONE MAN’S CODE
He left Charlie at the door and stumbled down the path to where he’d left Quint’s mare. Halfway down he met Dolan coming up. When he saw the blood soaking Wade’s shirt, he grinned.
“You should have.”
“Got to get him back to Quint’s.”
“Can’t leave him here.”
“The trouble with fighting a man like Charlie — you’ve either got to kill him or start keeping your back against walls. Next time he comes at you won’t be from the front!”
“I never turn my back, anytime,” Wade said.