When Venus has an issue with his photo being used in a promotion, he reveals that his real name is Gordon Sims and that he is a Vietnam War deserter. An emotionally mixed Carlson helps Venus turn himself into the army, get his story out, and give restitution. Written by
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[losing patience with the major, as Venus's fate is discussed
No, no, no, none of this Army hurry-up-and-wait stuff.
Written by Larry Mizell
Performed by Donald Byrd
Played by Venus as he begins his shift. See more