By Ken Shufeldt
Bailouts and bold plans for restoration have didn't rescue the United States's crumbling financial system. because the state stands on the point of overall financial cave in, the president takes a determined gamble and moves a discount with China to jot down off America's debt. it sort of feels an excellent move--until the perfect court docket is destroyed by means of a cruise missile in a stunning assault and ny is invaded. China has come to assert what's theirs.
With American captives done day-by-day in nationwide publicizes via the attackers, the govt in disarray, and US army forces shattered into neighborhood militias, all turns out lost.
But deep within the center of Texas the yankee spirit lives on. John David Drury, a tender, untried, yet hugely certified "four-star general" of a scrappy armed forces, in addition to Molly Spitz, a highly-ranked graduate of the Air strength Academy, prepares to guide a strike opposed to ny urban.
As in 1776, America's destiny once more hinges on uprising during this action-packed novel by means of Ken Shufeldt.
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When Werner is at the yard I am afraid. FATHER: And so that's why you want to leave us? They are not serious reasons. (LENI JOHANNA: No. FATHER: Are there others? JOHANNA: Yes. FATHER: Let's have them. WERNER (shouting): Johanna, I forbid you. . JOHANNA: Well, speak for yourself! WERNER: What's the good? You know very well I shall obey him. JOHANNA: Why? 17 ACT I He's my father. Oh, let's have done with it. ) JOHANNA (placing herself in front of him): No, Werner, no! FATHER: He is right, daughter-in-law.
One way or another, you will see that it is a booby trap. . (JOHANNA hesitates, then slowly climbs the stairs and knocks at the door. Once, twice. A kind of nervous fury takes possession of her. A rain of blows against the door. ) LENI (quietly): You have the key. (Pause, JOHANNA hesitates. She is afraid, WERNER is anxious and agitated. ) Well? JOHANNA: There is an inside bolt. It must be fastened. ) FATHER: NO. JOHANNA: The Condemned of Altona 20 Who fastened it? Did I? JOHANNA: Perhaps there is another door.
JOHANNA: Did he remember it? FATHER (smiling): I think so. But his life wasn't very long. FATHER JOHANNA: And Franz? Released at once. On condition that he enlisted. The following winter, he was a lieutenant on the Russian front. ) What's the matter? JOHANNA: I don't like this story. FATHER: I am not saying that it's pleasant. ) That was in forty-one. JOHANNA (dryly): Well? FATHER: It was necessary to survive. JOHANNA: The Pole didn't survive. FATHER (indifferent): No. That's not my fault. FATHER: JOHANNA: I wonder.