Just Wait Till Your Father Gets Home
Best friends, first loves, and memorable adventures are just a few of the unforgettable things in life that stay with you forever. Wayne Danka remembers them fondly in this heartwarming and often funny collection of five short stories celebrating a time when friends, family, and having fun were the most important things. Wayne and the guys he grew up with found themselves mixing it up with neighborhood street gangs, professional gamblers, and even mafia gangsters, all for the love of excitement.
David Miller, salvaged from the Land of Almost Down The Tubes, dreams, hallucinates, recalls and - why not? - invents gripping scenes from the life he's sort of lived; acting out every role for his audience of one: his sainted Uncle Morrie; the man uniquely qualified to be his loving guide in the search for the David Miller who might have been and almost wasn't.