Flynn Carsen's father was a mason, a group of people chosen by King Solomon to guard his mines. He would became friends with Jerry and Margie Carsen, who he would later marry. This upset Jerry who also loved her, as a result the latter began looking for a way to reverse time and fulfill what he believed was his destiny. This caused him to kill Flynn's father after the elder Carsen refused to tell Jerry the location of King Solomon's Mines.