Caine is torn between the prison trauma and the joy of this much younger self-destructive stranger, while blues play in the background and drink flows (and LSD is introduced near the end) over the five days framing the main narrative. The girl is steadily going insane, the boy trying to control her.The main narrative (constituting the majority of the story) starts in Oklahoma as the couple falls in love, then leaves town, through the murders in two states, then goes to Florida. Neither realizes the irony of who is in fact in control.
Boryanabooks is proud to present these excerpts from Conine’s story.
In the 215 years since the First Amendment to the Bill of Rights was added to the U. Constitution guaranteeing, among other things, the right to free speech, it has undergone many test cases.
after discovering that one of his students was the sister of once notorious murderer Ben Darras, who is doing life without parole at Parchman Farm, the Mississippi State Penitentiary, for his part in the sensational murderous rampage inspired by the movie “Natural Born Killers.” The case was famous in part because megawriter John Grisham was a friend of the first murder victim in the case who was shot and killed by Ben and his cohort Sarah.
Grisham campaigned against Oliver Stone for making the movie that inspired Ben and Sarah to commit copycat murders.
Little did they know, also, that their actions would pit one of Hollywood’s top directors against one of the world’s bestselling authors in a clash of titans.