By John Simpson
The Democratic Party's 2012 nominee for President, David J. Windsor, and the USA are both stunned whilst he's outted by way of his opponent simply six weeks earlier than the autumn election. Following his middle, David chooses honesty over media spin and overcomes the drawback to win the election.
regardless of that luck, darkish forces around the globe start to plot opposed to him, and President Windsor's safeguard is a needs to. in and out the White condo, mystery provider Agent Shane Thompson turns into the President's shadow, regularly current and silent, ever vigilant.
because the males develop nearer, Shane does way over simply his accountability – he turns into as important to David's happiness as he's to the President's health and wellbeing. jointly they observe they need to have the ability to stability the President and the Agent opposed to David and Shane earlier than rigidity and accountability tear them aside.
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