The past reaches long, cold fingers into the present as seventeen-year-old Travis Shelton searches for identity in North Carolina. A high school drop out, Travis is the child of an unhappy home, a solicitous, if helpless, mother and an always dissatisfied father who never has anything good to say about his son. While trespassing after fishing nearby, Travis happens upon a marijuana crop and cannot resist the urge to cut down some of the plants. Travis delivers this bounty to the dilapidated trailer … more
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