In this scene Tam Lin is taking Matt to the oasis, but Matt doesn't know where Tam Lin is taking him. El Patron has just died and Tam Lin is supposed to be disposing of Matt's body. Tam Lin is really saving Matt's life.
Tam Lin and Matt have just arrived at the oasis. Matt was trying to escape from Tam Lin and kicked Tam Lin in his stomach. They are climbing over rocks to get to the oasis.
Matt asked Tam Lin if he really killed those children. Tam Lin confessed to Matt that he didn't mean to kill those children. Tam Lin tells Matt that Celia is pretending to be an eejit. Matt realizes that Tam Lin and Celia have been protecting him from El Patron.
Tam Lin and Matt continue to talk about the future. Matt realizes that Tam Lin knew a lot more than he let on. Tam Lin has packed Matt's backpack for his journey to Aztlan. Tam Lin is telling Matt that he must get to the border and you are a refugee.
Tam Lin is getting ready to leave. Tam Lin is telling Matt that he has 12 hours to reach the border until the farm patrol gets there. Tam Lin is giving Matt instructions on how to get to San Luis to find Maria.
Tam Lin is heading back to the Alacran Estate. Matt finds out that Tam Lin knows about Esperanza and that he needs to find her as well. Matt now has to survive on his own.