Marlon has moved out from his beloved childhood-house together with his newly devorsed mother. His older brother left aswell ,and he becomes left alone with his mum in a crappy house, without much money at all. He's school is okay, he is popular with the girls, that's fine...but he finds it hard to live up to his dreams. Later on, his mother finally get's a bit better with a new job she get's, and meet a wonderful man. This man has a daughter...who seems to affect Marlon a lot.