"We rode along in silence, thinking our private thoughts. Charlie and I had an unspoken agreement not to throw ourselves into speedy travel just after a meal. There were many hardships to our type of life and took these small comforts as they came; I found they added up to something decent enough to carry on."
This is a one damn thing after another type adventure story, with plenty of eccentric characters, gun fights, and bears. I read it in about two days.