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By Michael Mercurio

Amid the turbulent Sixties arises an exciting story of affection, betrayal, and demise within the ever-historic Charleston, South Carolina. As marine maverick Mike Romano steps off the naval base, he has no inkling of what civilian existence has in shop for him. After retrieving his spouse from his homeland of recent York urban, he launches a brand new profession as an coverage salesman, with a hearth for placing the earlier in the back of him and reaching nice success.

But Mike quick reveals himself hawking burial coverage and amassing weekly rates in a predominately black ghetto. This isn’t what he had anticipated, however the publicity ignites a distinct type of inner flame—one that's quiet yet powerful. It will get him thinking about a political crew motive on confident social swap, which introduces him to a desirable, filthy rich, older lady with excessive political objectives who units her attractions on him. As his involvement within the civil rights move intensifies, so does the groundswell opposed to the Vietnam conflict. Tensions upward thrust in addition to racial hostility, murders, bombings, and burnings, and Mike quickly realizes that the United States is not any longer the rustic he as soon as swore to defend.

Experience those ancient and iconic occasions, during the lifetime of one passionate guy looking for own achievement and public justice.

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