TICKET HOME a novel by James Michael Pratt, (c) 2001. This story is a wonderful family drama about twin brothers who go off to fight in WWII during the depression. They both fall in love with the same girl and Lucien marries her causing a rift between the brothers. At about the same time Norman and Lucien Parker buy out some folks moving west and run a small railway station in Warm Springs, Oklahoma. Both brothers go off to fight in the war but only one comes back. Lucien is an old man now in the present moment and he feels he has to go back to the Philippines and pay back a debt he owes to his dead brother.