He's just hunting. John'll be back with
a load of fresh meat.
She smiles at her husband knowing Mr. Ross is trying to comfort her.
He should be in school.
Jack speaks to the Ross'.
Daniel, have you heard about Chief
Watts warriors? They've been fighting
with ole major Sevier's bunch.
John Ross rushes inside as Jack talks.
John's parents smile. Before they speak John blurts out.
What was said, Mr. Fourkiller?
Jack turns to answer.
They hear a noise outside and look.
INSIDE TO OUTSIDE - The Ridge and his men ride away.
BACK TO SCENE
Mollie gives Mr. Ross a knowing look and then back to John.
Is there no hello for your mother?
John meekly answers.
I was with…