It is Gwen's 15th birthday. She is celebrating with her parents, when her father tells her that now she is 15, she has to quit school and begin to prepare for a marriage and children. Gwen is horrified at this and as a result of her outburst, she is sent to her room.
Gwen is so furious and confused that she has to quit school and become a wife and a mother. It is not the path she wants to take. She is so stressed, she decides to escape. She escapes from her window and begins to run towards the local village in rage.
Gwen is frantically running through her quiet village, desperetly searching for an escape.