Stephen caught the bridle, and Ambrose helped the burgess into the saddle.
Andy turned in the saddle and grinned back at the followers.
He leaned over the saddle and spurred the pinto into his racing gait.
"Give me three minutes to get my saddle on my horse and out of town," said Andrew.
Then, still softly and swiftly, he lifted the saddle from its peg and put it on its back.