Marine Frank Porter an Atlantic City native returns home to find that the beloved city he left has changed. The opportunities are slim and the jackpots are few and far between. His mother has succumbed to the big "c" and his long time girlfriend Mona has moved on to the safe bet, complete with the big house and white fence. Frank however is not alone, with him are the ghosts of deeds done in honor of his country, even if those deeds have grabbed and twisted his mind to a point where their may be no return. No Jobs, No Family, No Opportunity.
The streets sing a siren song to his ear and he struggles with himself to avoid dancing to the tune. In the midst of gangland upheaval and a city rebuilding Frank finds himself stuck in the middle of it all. Looking for an answer his mind toils between the light and that which will send him into perpetual darkness.