The so-called “Code of the West” was never formally written down during the heyday of the cowboys, and can vary in its particulars depending on whom you might ask, but at least some compilations are big on the idea of hospitality to strangers (including enemies), and we’ve seen Suzie exemplify that in playing host to Rosa and later the McCartys in spite of their trespasses.

But there are limits, and it appears they’ve finally been reached.