At her high school graduation party, a teenage girl, whose only chance of making it out of poverty is through college, scrambles to recover stolen tuition money before reliant family members catch on to her secret.
Homeless veteran addicted to psychotropic medications recalls moments of his life and contemplates suicide. His last encounter with a social worker becomes the difference between life and death for him.
According to the Unofficial Etiquette Book for Blacks, everything is open for consideration, but homosexuality and interracial dating. Kevin unwittingly learns this difficult lesson when he introduces his significant other to childhood best friends.