James Conrad looks like a healthy happy normal sixteen year old, but he has a problem that for years had his doctors baffled. No one could work out what was wrong with him, untill a speicalist diagnosed him with Cotards Syndrome. The dissorder, more comenly known as Walking Corpse Syndrome, attacks the brain leaving the sufferer with dillusions that they are dead. But, now thanks to new reseach, James has been able to tackel is illness head-on. He has been chosen as the perfect candidate to test a new counter-acting drug. But, he's not alone on this. He has Lillian, James's ever loving and fearless girlfriend. They're stopping at nothing to get what they want: answers, a cure? A cause, a meaning. With all the research being put forward, could this be James's ticket to sanity, a normal life? Or will they both lose what is most important to them: each other? James could, forever be, a walking corpse.