Dr. Jamison, moral pillar of Smithville, Kansas, is staring at the violent death of the town pharmacist. He is trying to decide whether or not to move the pistol. If he does, will the death look like a suicide? Will he protect Sandra, the abused wife?
Summer Solstice is a story about prejudice and reconciliation in a small Kansas town. The doctor tries to solve the mystery only to find his prodigal hippie son, who wants avoid Vietnam, is responsible.