The Kerr Construction Company Dalhart McIlhenny wants something different in his life. Something others of his generation wouldn't understand. His search takes him to the Indian Capital of America, to a minimum wage job as a construction laborer with the Navajo and illegal aliens. Something so far away from the fast life and consumerism of Houston. Then he meets Carmen. Rendezvous with Fay. Fay makes everything seem easy. Life, living together, happiness. And love. Dutch knows he loves her as she does him. Texas seems far away now. Home is with Fay in San Diego. This is where he wants to stay. Can a free spirit and a former Marine find a future together?