Sam is shot by Trout.
Kate Barlow was a former schoolteacher who fell in love with an African-American onion farmer named Sam. Emotionally wrecked, she resolves to become an outlaw who kissed every man she killed, some of which were the men responsible for Sam's death.
She was portrayed by Patricia Arquette in the film. Contents [ show ] History Katherine Barlow was Green Lake's school teacher, who was famous for her beauty as well as her spiced peaches.
When the schoolhouse's roof leaks, Sam offers to fix the roof in exchange for three jars of spiced peaches, and Katherine agrees to the deal. Every time he fixed one thing, Miss Katherine would always find another thing for him to fix because she liked his company.
One evening, while teaching a class, Katherine is accosted by Trout Walker who proposed that she should be his girlfriend. Katherine kindly rejects him out of her love for Sam but when Trout forcefully demands her to date him, claiming that no woman ever says "no" to a Walker, Katherine rejects him again and asks him to leave.
Trout walks away angry while Katherine looks longingly at Sam, who attended her class. After the schoolhouse is fully repaired, Sam bids farewell and gives Katherine a feather from his hat, exchanging mutual affection.
She then goes into the schoolhouse but watches Sam as he leaves on his boat. Later that night, she is found to be crying because she misses Sam while reading the same book that contained the same lines Sam recited to her while he was fixing the schoolhouse.
Sam arrives unexpectedly and Katherine tells him that "my heart is breaking". Sam replies "I can fix that" and they kiss.
Unbeknownst to them, Trout was riding his horse on a visit to the schoolhouse to see Katherine and he catches them kissing. While Sam and Kate share an embrace, affirming their love for one another, Trout is angered by this and alerts the town about his discovery.
Eventually, an angry mob arrives at the schoolhouse lead by an intoxicated and jealous Trout Walker and proceed to burn the schoolhouse to the ground. Katherine tries to stop the angry mob but it was too late and the schoolhouse was already in flames. Katherine then ran to the Sheriff's office in an attempt to stop the angry mob from destroying the schoolhouse.
The sheriff was intoxicated and instead of helping her, asked for a kiss instead. Katherine pushed him away, reminding him that he was drunk. The sheriff revealed he always got drunk before a hanging and Sam was going to be hanged for his crime.
Katherine tried to reason with the sheriff but he did nothing to appease her situation and asked for a kiss in exchange for her boyfriend's life, which she still refused because she loved Sam.
The sheriff then attempted to force himself on her but Katherine got away and ran in an attempt to save Sam's life. Sam was coming back from the onion field when Trout followed after him on his speedboat. Katherine arrived too late and watched helplessly on the shore as Trout shot and killed Sam with his shotgun in the lake.
Mourning the death of her beloved, Katherine arrived at the sheriff's office the next day dressed in red clothes and wearing her famous red lipstick. She asked the sheriff if he still wanted that kiss he asked for, then pulled out her gun and shot him dead in retaliation for him not helping Sam.
She then gave him a kiss, leaving a lipstick print on his forehead and left Green Lake in her beginning as outlaw Kissin' Kate Barlow. She became one of the most prolific outlaws during that time, robbing most, if not all major banks.
However, she felt little joy in what she did. Years later, Trout and his younger wife Linda tracked her down in the ruins of the old schoolhouse and demanded to know the location of her buried loot. They took her into the desert and forced her to wander for hours, although she refused to tell them the location.Sam was a character who made an appearance in both the book and film Holes.
Sam was a black farmer in the town of Green Lake, Texas. He grew onions for a living. Mary Lou, his donkey, was acclaimed by Sam to be almost years old because she ate his onions.
Sam made various products out of Family: Kathrine Barlow - Girlfriend (Deceased). Death. The kiss was seen by Trout, however, raced after him in his motor-power boat and shot Sam down. Kate watched the entire scene unfold, horrorstruck.
Mary Lou was shot dead as well. Then Kate starts crying and yelling SAM! More Holes Wiki. 1 Kissin' Kate Barlow (Katherine Barlow) 2 Zero (Hector Zeroni) 3 Caveman (Stanley Yelnats IV)Family: Kathrine Barlow - Girlfriend (Deceased).
Three days after Sam's death Katherine Barlow kills the Sheriff and then applies lipstick before kissing his dead face. Then Katherine Barlow spends twenty years as a dangerous outlaw in the West, known as Kissin' Kate Barlow.
Feb 11, · The end of Kissin' Kate's canon. The name of this clip has been edited because nobody reads the description and I got tired of people saying, "This isn't the end of the movie!" Sorry for the.
Kissin' Kate Barlow: Go on, kill me. Trout Walker: [smiles crookedly] I ain't gonna kill you.
But by the time I'm finished with you, you gonna wish you was dead. Kissin' Kate Barlow: [chuckles] I've been wishing I was dead for a long time. I became Kissin' Kate Barlow, one of the most feared outlaws in the west. It is clear that if me and Sam had not suffered so much cruelty because of others I would .