Drake's character, arrangeds a carage to take him around to see his people in the 1800s
4 seats, english couple buys them exsecpt for one. Who drake occupies. He is shabby traveling doctor setting out to tend to the villages in the area for a few days.
Eventually protects the couple a few times, even when the carrage turns in the middle of the night. And befriends them as they slowly figure out that he is what the locals fear so much.