Bootstraps and Grease by RGS
Approx. 89,670 words.
Published on October 21, 2009.
This story follows a self made man from cradle to grave, his successes and setbacks.
He worked hard at what ever task lay before him and was well rewarded for that effort,only to have it snatched away from him.
This is a love story, within a story of how a man nearly destroyed both physically and financially pulled himself and his familly up by the bootstraps and greasing the right palms.