A New York Times Bestselling Author -- The bestselling author of Oath of Office brings back Dr. Lou Welcome in a gripping thriller at the crossroads of politics and medicine. desperate phone call embroils Dr. Lou Welcome in scandal and murder involving Dr. Gary McHugh, known around the Capital as the "society doc. Lou has been supervising McHugh, formerly a black-out drinker, and was seeing some progress. Now he's been found unconscious in his wrecked car after visiting his patient, powerful Congressman Elias Colston. And soon after McHugh awakens in the ER, Colston's wife finds her husband shot dead.