Punching Dixon had gotten Jake Spinner thrown in jail, but now that he s out all he wants is a fresh start back on his farm. Suddenly Dixon is dead and Spinner is on the run, escaping town in the getaway car with Dixon s assassin in the back seat He knows the cops won t believe his innocence. He knows his only chance is to keep the cold, clubfooted little killer known as Loma with him. Because Loma is his ticket to a new life. His respectable life shattered, Spinner figures the only ones who ll take him in now are the guys who hired Loma. The choice is easy - until he meets Ann."