True Grit, Charles Portis
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Charles Portis

True Grit

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There is no knowing what lies in a man's heart. On a trip to buy ponies, Frank Ross is killed by one of his own workers. Tom Chaney shoots him down in the street for a horse, $150 cash, and two Californian gold pieces. Ross's unusually mature and single-minded fourteen-year-old daughter Mattie travels to claim his body, and finds that the authorities are doing nothing to find Chaney. Then she hears of Rooster – a man, she's told, who has grit – and convinces him to join her in a quest into dark, dangerous Indian territory to hunt Chaney down and avenge her father's murder.
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Very boring. Would not recommend. The ending was all right, however.

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the Lucky Ned Pepper gang

tom chaney joined them

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Perhaps you can imagine how painful it was for us to go directly from that appalling scene to the undertaker’s where my father lay dead.
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