For years Venters considered it would not have been safe for him to venture to rescue them.
"Venters got out of Utah, of course, as you know," went on Shefford.
Venters and a gunman named Lassiter became involved in her quarrel.
Deep into Shefford's heart had sunk the story Venters had told.
"Lassiter, you only dreamed that race," replied Venters, with a smile.