Dr. Don C. Kean D.M.D. is a retired General Dentist of 25 years. He is a die hard University of Kentucky Wildcat fan. He is also a fan of automobile racing. His truest passion is freshwater fishing especially at Kentucky Lake which is where the background for this story takes place. He hopes to one day live out his formative years on Kentucky Lake.
A bright but naive young man from rural Western Kentucky joins the Confederate army after the American Civil Wars outbreak.
His journey and experiences throughout the Western Theater of the war deeply traumatize his psyche leading to a nightmarish post war battle with his sanity.
His return home leaves him struggling with self loathing, guilt, and shame.