"You did give us a very good picture of how the Family worked, Mister... eh... Berny. I did not ask any questions because Derick was asking all the..." He stopped and looked at Derick. Derick was not looking at him. So he continued hesitantly. "The question I have is... eh... about the guarantees..." In life, there are no guarantees, as Derick and Davy find out. What do you do when you feel you have no choices remaining? Set in South Africa, this is a story about decision making and coming of age; how consequences affect decisions and how friendship can survive throughout.