[It Took Her Three Seconds-one, Two, Three-to Know That Her Destiny Required Her To Join This Man, And His Gun And His Wagon, And His Waiting Horses. She Had No Conception Of What Was Being Asked Of Her, But She Knew That There Could Be No Viable Alternative. She Dashed Inside The Orphanage And Grabbed The Few Things That Belonged To Her.]

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