Steven is making Jeffery oatmeal that is highly requested. Steven is not allowed to let Jeffery on the high chairs in the kitchen unless he is watching him. Steven looks away for a split second and he hears a "whiplash" then a "crack". Steven Looks over in horror and sees Jeffery crying with a bloody nose and there was blood everywhere. Steven's parents wake up and bring Jeffery to the hospital.
When Steven's parents come home they tell him Jeffery has cancer Leukemia to be specific. Steven gives Jeffery a Tic Tac and Jeffery eats it. Right when Jeffery swallowed it he threw it right up.
Steven is at his school dance he has to leave because Jeffery has a fever. He see's the needles that Jeffery has to take. He meets someone named Samantha who also has Leukemia and finds out that her sister is at college and she doesn't care about her.
Jeffery has a snowball fight and when he is getting his pj's on Steven see's that the snowballs left bruises on him, and a lot. Steven starts having a dream where Jeffery's arms fall off. Also, a new kid moved to Jeffery's kindergarten class and calls Jeffery bald and Jeffery stated to cry. Steven shaves most of his hair because he feels bad for Jeffery.
Jeffery get's better because Renee and Annette raise money at his concert. Steven leaves early and goes to the hospital again and he finds out that Samantha died and her sister wan't even there for it. Steven graduates and he starts dating Annette.