Runnin'. Is that all Flint did after his family was killed? Seemed pretty stupid to Jim. He faced his enemies, shot 'em dead. Seems that's what Flint did, but he still ran.
The indians werent a novel thing, Jim saw 'em a lot, mostly riding around on their horses and doing their indian thing. Jim left 'em alone most of the time. These indians stared some though at the four ridin' through their camp. Jim supposed they were just a little too standoutish.
The group stopped before a man with a powerful build. Obviously the chief. He stared them down, inspecting each of them in turn, frown-faced. Then he laughed and said something in Lakota and the four were ushered into the chiefs home.