This sensational book chronicles the life of a young man who is determined to fight his way into manhood. Chuck Martin is a streetwise gentleman who finds adventure and life lessons as a soldier in the United States Air Force. He shares his life's highs, including an incredible 51 years of marriage to LaRue, and the lows when his alcoholism was in control. One exciting career, several trips throughout the world, two beautiful daughters and a bronze star create an impressive collection of stories of courage and an unyielding will to succeed on his own terms. Everyone will be able to relate. You may even rediscover your determination to be your best against all obstacles, foreign or domestic.