Like all days, Jefferson's father took his child to the convenience store for the cigarettes just to kill his health in a joyful way. He was always depressed, yet his son on the other hand always loved to be with his caring dad anywhere.
At night, Mr. Karon kept twisting and turning and could not sleep, because he could not breathe that much, so he left to take another cigarette to affect his lungs again.
His dad did not let him go in the hazardous store, yet Jefferson wanted to be just like his dad so he was adamant and said, "No! I want to come with you". Jefferson loves his dad so much since he had no mother and siblings.
When Jefferson had a good night sleep, he sees that his dad is not there. When he goes and checks for where his dad is, he sees him dead in front of the house with a cigarette on his hand.
This day was different than all days because when his dad came out of the store, he was smoking! Usually, he only smokes after a day or so, but now he's getting more addicted and more grumpy. Jefferson was concerned.
When they reached home Mr. Karon had a really bad headache, which made him grumpier so he took a nap. Jefferson said, "I will play, then come and sleep.