Sisters Benaventura and Teresa cut Maria Jose Chappela off an Indian torture rack. He is a renegade Comanchero who sells whites to Indians. Malvado and his men, who strung him up, return for him. Rowdy won't give him up. Maria stole from them. Barnes doesn't like the odds and leaves. He returns shot up. He says they will attack in the morning. Maria takes the fastest horse in the remuda and rides out. The Comancheros give chase. Rowdy says he'll make it, the way he wanted to.