Jonathan goes back to the house after burying the boy's parents. The three Hessians fall asleep and so does the boy. Jonathan takes the sleeping boy into his arms and goes out to look for the Corporal.He finds the corporal and eight men around a fire, and soo learns that the Corporal killed the boy’s parents who were Tories.
Jonathan, the soldiers, and the Corporal go to look for the three Hessians to kill them. Jonathan must open the door and just look in to see if they were awake, but he can’t help but try to wake them up to tell them that the Corporal was going to kill them. They wake up too late and are killed, and then Jonathan and everyone else go back home.