By Michael Mercurio
Amid the turbulent Nineteen Sixties arises an interesting 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 existence has in shop for him. After retrieving his spouse from his place of birth of latest 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 fast unearths himself hawking burial coverage and accumulating weekly charges in a predominately black ghetto. This isn’t what he had expected, however the publicity ignites a special type of inner flame—one that's quiet yet powerful. It will get him curious about a political team reason on confident social swap, which introduces him to a desirable, prosperous, older girl with excessive political targets who units her points of interest on him. As his involvement within the civil rights move intensifies, so does the groundswell opposed to the Vietnam warfare. Tensions upward thrust besides racial hostility, murders, bombings, and burnings, and Mike quickly realizes that the US is not any longer the rustic he as soon as swore to defend.
Experience those ancient and iconic occasions, throughout the lifetime of one passionate guy looking for own success and public justice.
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