This bullet took 20 years to land

This bullet took 20 years to land

In 1883, in Texas, henry Ziegland dumped his fiancee.

In 1883, in Texas, henry Ziegland dumped his fiancee.

His fiancee, Maysie Tichnor got very depressed.

His fiancee, Maysie Tichnor got very depressed.

So depressed, has actually decided to end her own life.

So depressed, has actually decided to end her own life.

Macy's brother was furious is at Henry.

Macy's brother was furious is at Henry.

So Macy's brother went to Henry's farm and shot him.

So Macy's brother went to Henry's farm and shot him.

He then turned the gun on himself. 

He then turned the gun on himself. 

But Macy's brother didn't realize that the bullet did not actually hit Henry.

But Macy's brother didn't realize that the bullet did not actually hit Henry.

Instead, the bullet simply grazed Henry and then hit a tree. 

Instead, the bullet simply grazed Henry and then hit a tree. 

20 years later, Henry was splitting firewood at his farm with his son.

20 years later, Henry was splitting firewood at his farm with his son.

They came across a tree they couldn't cut with an axe. 

They came across a tree they couldn't cut with an axe. 

So instead, they drilled holes into the tree and put explosives inside.

So instead, they drilled holes into the tree and put explosives inside.

They then ignited the explosives.

They then ignited the explosives.

That's when the bullet, which had been stuck in the tree for 20 years, is was forced out.

That's when the bullet, which had been stuck in the tree for 20 years, is was forced out.

The bullet hit Henry in the left side of his head, killing him instantly.

The bullet hit Henry in the left side of his head, killing him instantly.

Well, instantly, after 20 years of waiting, that Is.

Well, instantly, after 20 years of waiting, that Is.