For a select few people, friendship lasts forever. Nicky Fusco and Frankie Donovan were friends like that, but that was years ago. Now Frankie?s a detective in Brooklyn?s Homicide department, and Nicky is a reformed hit man. But when Frankie gets in trouble - and the law can?t help him - he turns to Nicky.
The problem is that Nicky promised his family, and God, that he?d go straight.