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By Michael Mercurio

Amid the turbulent Nineteen 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 native land of latest York urban, he launches a brand new occupation as an coverage salesman, with a hearth for placing the prior at the back of him and reaching nice success.

But Mike quick unearths himself hawking burial assurance and accumulating weekly charges in a predominately black ghetto. This isn’t what he had anticipated, however the publicity ignites a special type of inner flame—one that's quiet yet powerful. It will get him concerned with a political team purpose on confident social swap, which introduces him to a desirable, filthy rich, older lady with excessive political objectives who units her points of interest on him. As his involvement within the civil rights stream intensifies, so does the groundswell opposed to the Vietnam struggle. Tensions upward thrust besides 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 old and iconic occasions, in the course of the lifetime of one passionate guy looking for own achievement and public justice.

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