"Ooo them's fightin' words. First ya accuse me of bribin' ya, fer what I cannot imagine, and then yer sayin' I'm nice? I've shot a man fer less." she dug her heels into the horse to make it back up. Holstering the gun at her side.
"Instead of wastin' yer breath, all you gots t'say is 'Kate, I jus' don' have it in me no more to ride even a pinto pony. I'm a modern man who hung up his boots the second he got to the big city." she grinned because there was nothing a cowboy hated more than to be compared to a city boy.