What would you do if you only had a short time left to live? Would you focus on saying good-bye to those you love? On living a few experiences you had always dreamed about? Or on something else?
When Hugh Cardinal is told his time on earth is coming to an end, he sits in the doctors parking lot, considering what it means to put his affairs in ordercash in all his savings and stare at the piles of money? Surely not.
Then an invitation to a high school reunion arrives, inspiring the idea that putting affairs in order could mean paying back a misdeed done to him decades earlier.
Cardinals payback fantasy doesnt end there, however. He identifies two more people who have left him scarred forevertwo more chances to right the wrongs done to him.
Soon Cardinal is making his way across the countryfrom a small town in North Carolina to New York City to Dallasand finding himself in the company of some very seedy characters, obsessed with one goal: vengeance.
But how will he exact his revenge? And will it leave him feeling ready to die?show more