Giacomo “Jack” Petrocelli is an honest, hardworking man of Italian descent, stuck on a post-“Great Exodus” world slowly falling to chaos. He lives within the confines of Chicago, Illinois, a shrinking city that is suffering from waves of influenza. The love of his life, Myriam, passes away, leaving behind her two sons from a previous marriage. Racked with guilt and self-doubt, Jack struggles with a life choice.
Chicago Police Detectives Frank Campanelli and Marcus Williams offer their help in this dramatic dystopian tale.