Siam Rendezvous

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Booksmango, Mar 9, 2017 - Fiction - 265 pages
From his less than auspicious New York City formative years, William Francis Flower thoughts have been obsessed with cravings for financial success. By and large a timid, yet strong-willed, ambitious pragmatist; he could not settle for anything less than all he deserved. A point in time converge with circumstances dictate his future journey. His amazing expedition is highlighted by acquiring a good deal of money and finding true love in the strangest of places.His spectacular life's journey carries this young man from his meek beginnings in an insignificant New York City walk-up apartment to the unfettered carnival of greed and ambition, Wall Street. From these captivating caverns to the unforgiving jungles of the Kingdom of Thailand; this is the account of his episodic passage from the impoverished years of his early life to the independence wealth has provided; from frenzy to serenity and nigh on back again.Joseph Stefano, a highly successful Manhattan restaurateur, entrepreneur and philanthropist discovered illuminating information while incarcerated in a minimum security prison, these facts proved to be 'revealing' at the very least.Dr. Barton Barrick, computer software engineer extraordinaire, life has been plagued by unintentional and unprovoked disappointments. His frustrating career turns as he finds true love where he least expects it. It appears his success cards have finally turned.Archibald Crawford is a world renowned insurance ransom investigator. Plainly depleted of spirit, he seeks to alter the path of his presently dismal existence.Ever dream of having enough money to last a lifetime? Fantasies become realities for these characters? You'll turn the pages quickly as you learn how the lives of these bold men twist and turn. Read on as they tumble and stumble upon exhilarating escapades beyond their wildest imaginations.

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William J. Aronson was born, raised, and educated in New England. Arriving in New York City in the fall of 1967, he resided on the west side of Manhattan. He spent the next twenty years working on Wall Street. Initially he landed a position as a bond salesman, then as a stock broker, portfolio manager, and eventually sole owner of a New York Stock Exchange firm which he started in the late 1970's. In the mid 1980's he sold the firm to a larger firm and left New York City, seeking a new life, filled with new challenges and adventures. He found just what he was looking for in Southeast Asia. His New York City and Wall Street experiences never would be forgotten, and to this day, he is proud to call himself a New Yorker. Presently he lives in a traditional Thai house located in the foothills surrounding the city of Chiang Mai Thailand with his Thai wife of nearly twenty-five years.

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