This story is set in a not-too-distant future and shows us a new organization of cities. In this alternative world, the government and corporations have organized a new kind of urban environment called Hope Cities. These cities are organized by waiting lines used to control the huge population. This story also shows us how people are stagnant in their routines and the current status quo. The past decisions and the current plans of the main characters affect each other in their quest for better days. Jeff is a young, excited man who is often thinking of ways to leave Hope City. Brian is a guy who will do anything to help his father, including using unethical methods.