Ben MacCarthy, a starstruck young fellow we first met in VENETIA KELLY’S TRAVELING SHOW, now wanders the country in search of his missing wife. Venetia’s disappearance has torn a giant hole in his heart. She vanished several years ago, leaving Ben to wonder whether she had been kidnapped or murdered. There was no entertaining the notion that she ran off on her own. Now, scouring forests for any sign of a grave, stopping everyone he meets to ask about her, Ben cannot --- or will not --- let the past go.
With an enviable job well suited to him, Ben work