By Bill Brett
The narrator, a tender guy harm in an oilfield coincidence and down on his good fortune, runs out of cash. whilst the chance offers itself, he steals a small herd of steers and a horse and units out to force them to industry. abruptly his plans are halted while he comes down with a serious case of malaria. thankfully he meets a terrible yet beneficiant black guy and lady who nurse him again to overall healthiness, spending their final buck to shop for his drugs. Like a contemporary Robin Hood, the younger guy stocks the culmination of his robbery with the negative, buying and selling the stolen steers for a small farm he then indicators over to his benefactors. They by no means research the resource in their wealth, which they in flip proceed to percentage with others. in a single extra attempt to pay off his friends--and in a last act of revenge for a improper performed to them--he guarantees their safeguard whereas giving up his own.
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