When Drew Chadwick drops out of high school to provide for his current girlfriend, Brandi, and their unborn son, he's in desperate need of a job and any spare money he can get his hands on. His only option for work becomes a local Subway, where he meets Arlee Mayfield, a girl that seems as though her life is absolutely perfect. Her dad's rich, and although she has a job, she far from needs one. Her and Drew form a bond from his first day of work, and the two of them help each other through things they both hardly thought they would ever have to go through. Will the two make ends meet, getting through all the hardships they have been forced to face, or will their relationship break, causing the two of them to be left with nothing?