Jerry is 22 who is known as dead. He has a little, an older brother who is the only one who knows Jerry is alive , and his mother. Jerry's father died at work experimenting. He lives in Nevada, he doesn't have an actual home but moves from abandoned to abandoned building.
Meeting the Mentor
Jerry's little brother, Tim, is sick with a disease called the plague. Now Jerry must steal an antibiotic from a military protected base to cure his little brother.
Crossing the Threshold
Jerry realizes he could easily die if not careful and if he dies, his little brother will die because his family doesn't have the money to pay for the cure.
"Why not, but we"ll need to dress you differently."
Jerry comes across a girl,hiding behind a brick wall, in a dangerous construction site, named Tess. Jerry helps her and tells her it's OK. As Jerry is bringing her to where Jerry stays, he gets this courage to help his little brother whether he dies or not.
Now Jerry is committing to find an antibiotic to save his little brother, but first he has to take a train down to California.
As Jerry is about to take off in his quest, Tess wants to help and Jerry accepts her as his ally.