By Carlo Mignano

Antonio grew up in Sicily, in a hugely based society in which the identification of the only person used to be denied and subjugated to the workings of criminals and extortionists who preyed with impunity on their fellow humans eking their meager residing out of a land packed with man-made miseries. Herewith, brute strength and reprisals curtailed any glimpse of person enlightenment. For a few cause, Antonio desired to pursue his personal ideas, believing in a society whose voters are “innocent till confirmed guilty.” additionally, he sought to be the grasp of his personal fate—that he had a say in his personal future, even though or whoever made it attainable. ordinarily, that used to be no longer the case both in paintings or in love. A winning artisan, he observed his store torched; in love with Rosalia—a attractive younger lady in his local, he witnessed her abduction. He was once convicted of a criminal offense he didn't dedicate, and went to penal complex. His one and merely hope--seek a brand new existence in the United States, the place, between others, humans believed in and within the precept of one’s innocence instead of automated guilt.
In manhattan he discovered a few new lifestyles and lived the yankee dream. He tested his wood-working store, married a gorgeous younger girl, and was once blessed with vivid ladies. He eventually made it, and he did it in his personal approach! He didn't understand that his nemesis--the guy, who had kidnapped Rosalia and had torched the shop, was once additionally residing in ny. His international all of sudden became up-side-down; Antonio couldn't tolerate the presence of the fellow who was once nonetheless preserving sway over his very destiny!

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