An opium theft leaves Swearengen trying to find a common language with his supplier, and navigating murky waters to deal with the mess. Meanwhile, Silas Adams, bagman for the magistrate from Yankton, arrives with bad news for Swearengen. Bullock regrets having raised his hand at the government meeting. An unwelcome and ailing Reverend Smith gravitates to the Gem and its new piano.
Did You Know?
Titus Welliver (Silas Adams) first appearance in the series. He and several other actors from this episode also worked on Sons of Anarchy. The other actors are: Keone Young (Mr. Wu), Paula Malcomson (Trixie), Robin Weigert (Calamity Jane), Dayton Callie (Charlie Utter), Ray McKinnon (Reverend H.W. Smith), and Kim Dickens (Joanie Stubbs). See more
Reverend Smith recites several lines of The Prayer of Saint Francis; however, this prayer was written in 1912 and first appeared printed in English in 1927, decades after the show takes place. See more
August commencement to my administration, standing stymied outside a saloon next to a degenerate tit-licker.
Theme From Deadwood
Written by David Schwartz
Performed by James Parks See more