Winnie is a ten yr old girl thinking of running away from her overprotective parents. Mae Tuck and Angus Tuck are at home having a discussion.
The spring in story causes a problem for everyone. If you drink from it, you will live forever. The Tucks drank from the spring and everyone but Jesse does not wanna live forever because they watch every die while they live. Winnie wants to drink from it so she could spend her life with Jesse. The man in the yellow suit wants to own the forest so he could sell the spring for money.
Winnie runs away and meets Jesse Tuck at the spring. She askes for some water from the spring but Jesse said no. Then Jesse's mother, Mae, and his older brother, Miles see Winnie and grab her and started to run