1971: The Tornado Party
by Edward Minges
In 1971, Marcus, on the run, agrees to do one last job in Philadelphia for his boss before returning to college in Kansas. He re-encounters a girl from his trip across the country in 1967. Now seventeen, she has been waiting for him for four years. They fall in love, and search for some way to stay together. Her enraged father tries to destroy him, exposing his location to his kidnappers.