Quotation by Borden Chase

Plantin' and readin', plantin' and readin'. Fill a man full of lead, stick 'em in the ground, and then read words on 'em. Why when ya killed a man, why try to read the Lord in as a partner on the job.
Borden Chase [Frank Fowler] (1900–1971), U.S. screenwriter, Charles Schnee, screenwriter, and Howard Hawks. Simms (Hank Worden), Red River, comment by one of the cowhands, after Tom Dunson kills three men who tried to quit the cattle drive (1948).
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