Dan Adams is a young man who told one little lie that changes the course of his life. That lie leads him to become the greatest marksman ever trained by the Marine Corps. Adams must deal with the number of kills adding up, both during his tour in combat and after his discharge. Now he kills for the federal government as a government operational specialist. While dealing with his feelings about killing, he meets and marries the woman of his dreams. But how does he tell her what he does for a living?