by Linda Boltman
A product of an abusive father, Otis grew up a loner. As a result, he’s become a hard, crusty old Sheriff. City officials hire Freddie, fresh out of the Police Academy as his deputy. Idealistic and sensitive, Freddie is shocked by Otis’s cavalier attitude. Determined to be the best deputy he can be, Freddie’s attitude and decisions change Otis’s life in an unimaginable way.