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By Michael Mercurio

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

But Mike speedy reveals himself hawking burial coverage and accumulating weekly charges in a predominately black ghetto. This isn’t what he had anticipated, however the publicity ignites a distinct form of inner flame—one that's quiet yet robust. It will get him fascinated with a political staff rationale on confident social swap, which introduces him to a desirable, prosperous, older girl with excessive political goals who units her attractions on him. As his involvement within the civil rights circulation intensifies, so does the groundswell opposed to the Vietnam warfare. Tensions upward push besides racial hostility, murders, bombings, and burnings, and Mike quickly realizes that the US isn't any longer the rustic he as soon as swore to defend.

Experience those old and iconic occasions, throughout the lifetime of one passionate guy looking for own success and public justice.

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