Jessie Marlow: The men you posted are coming into town. Clay Blaisedell:
I thank you for warning me, but I've already heard.
Jessie Marlow: Why does it have to happen? Why do these things always have to end in bloodshed? Clay Blaisedell: Ah, that's how things are, Miss Jessie. That's why I was hired... why you hired me. Jessie Marlow: And so they'll come into town, and you'll shoot them all down dog-dead in the street, is that it? Clay Blaisedell: Or them me. Jessie Marlow: Or them you...