Chris was on the road waiting for a ride. A person pulls up named Gallien. Gallien gives his advice about how dangerous nature is.
Jan Burres found him sleeping in the middle of the wilderness. She takes him into her home.
Westerberg found Chris when he found out how poor Chris was and what adventure he was on. He put him into work in his grain farm.
Gallien drove Chris to his destination and gave him boots to have no wet feet. He told him if he makes it out alive. Find him to give to boots back.
She took Chris into her home and fed him and he crashed right away. Though, Chris reminds Jan of her own son because they are the same age and are very much like each other.
Chris after he was done, he took Westerbergs car and left hints that he was never coming back. He was driving it in the river and caused the work to go dry on his farm. They saw each other once more and hinted more that he was never coming back.