that the Comanches were going to

have to submit to reservation life.

Herman Lehmann was an

abuductee who wanted to stay on

the plains and continue the battle.

When Quanah Parker first took him

to Fort Sill, Herman was so enraged

that he pulled out his bow and

arrow and tried to kill an interpreter.

Herman was not forced to stay at the

fort that day. Zesch reports two ver-

sions of his eventual return: Either

Parker convinced him to reenter

white society, or Herman had to be

taken forcibly by U.S. soldiers.

     Sent home from Indian Territory,

Herman and Adolph showed a simi-

lar reluctance to interact with their

families. But as time passed, they

took markedly different paths.

     After two-and-a-half years with the

Indians, the blond-haired (now dark-

skinned) Adolph at first could not

accept that the man who greeted him,

weeping, was his father, Louis Korn.

The family was living in San Antonio,

but they eventually returned to Mason

County in hopes that Adolph could

readjust to white society. He never

did. Adolph became a hermit for a

time, living in a row of small caves

known as Diamond Holes on a bluff

overlooking Rocky Creek. The caves

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