John J. Riley Releases TWO LIVES UP ON THE HILL
PHILADELPHIA - Up on the hill was a world Tom O'Leary would grow to love. When he was a kid, Tom would always asks his dad to take him along with him while the latter work on top of the hill. When he got older, his dad would teach him the trade and his desire to be up on the hill was fulfilled. Little did Tom know, up on the Chestnut Hill is where his life and livelihood will commence.
"Two Lives Up on the Hill" tells the story of the lives of two people who are as diverse from each other. Marie Cameron is a young lady from a fine, upper-class family, residing in the prestigious area of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia. Her father is a prominent attorney. Tom O'Leary is a young man of humble means, born and raised in the poor section of Lower Germantown by his parents. Tom's father is a carpenter and a top rank cabinetmaker.He learns his trade from his father.
Marie and Tom fall in love. After a year, they break up, each going their separate ways. However, for the remainder of their lives, they remain close and dear friends. Marie would become a topnotch attorney while Tom becomes a hardworking family man.