By Cameron Judd
Jedediah "Jedd" Colter is a guy with giant goals that transcend the mountains of North Carolina. while he hears of a band of tourists sure for the gold fields of California, Jedd makes use of his looking abilities to persuade the party's organizers to rent him as a protect. The Sadler brothers promise him a reduce of the fortune mining brings them, yet their actual plan is to hit pay airborne dirt and dust via changing into retailers and cheat Jedd out of his earnings.
While the adventure is hard and its leaders incompetent, Jedd's normal talents let him to maintain the peace and store all of them from catastrophe. but if Jedd is injured alongside the best way, the Sadlers tell him that his companies aren't any longer wanted and head west with no him. After Jedd recovers he basically has something on his mind—making it to California on his own—and getting regardless of those who did him wrong...
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Enrique tried his best to stand up straight and tall like his father. ” asked Santa Anna. Enrique’s mother looked very brave as she spoke. ” 29 30 Enrique felt cold fill his heart. His father was dead. ” asked Santa Anna. ” Santa Anna nodded and then gave Enrique’s mother a blanket and two silver dollars. ” He waved her away. There was nothing Enrique could do. He clenched his hands tightly at his side and stared at the man who killed his father. He would never forget the face of Santa Anna. It would haunt him the rest of his life, even years later when Texas and all the Tejanos were free from Mexico.