A life of crime has earned Roemello Skuggs and his brother, Raynathan, money, power and respect. Now Roemello, weary of the destructive world, wants to start a new life with a sophisticated woman from a respectable family. But Raynathan needs his help in a bloody war, as the mob tries to move in on their territory. The harder Roemello tries to walk away, the more he’s pulled back into the only world he’s ever known and the more determined he becomes to bury the past.