past twelve other guards. John and the sergeant follow.
The Guard stops and opens a door to a large study. Prince stops and puts out his hand to John.
It's been an honor knowing you,
sir. I've done some bad things
to your people, but my time with
you made me realize how wrong I
John and the sergeant shake hands.
Thank you sergeant. It’s an honor
to accept an old enemy as a friend.
The sergeant nods, he walks away with the guard. John enters the study.
INT. STUDY LINCOLN'S CHAMBERS - NIGHT
John is surprised to see President Lincoln.
PRESIDENT LINCOLN stands and moves from behind his mahogany desk to meet John. They shake hands in front of a rich oil painting in the background.
EXT. JOHN ROSS' PARK HILL HOME - NIGHT
A bon fire burns on the street in the middle of Main Street, Park Hill. Four cows and three pigs cook over spits setting in front of the John Ross estate.
Stan Watie sits on a step of the wood sidewalk watching his men.
The soldiers laugh and talk with their people.
He turns and stares at the large fire while dusting himself off.
Two men ride in with flaming torches. They dismount near Watie and the bon fire. The men extinguish the torches and