Chase Robinson's life is under siege, his condition intolerable. His future, the carefully crafted Plan of his life, is slowly disintegrating. He must either impotently observe it decay and crumble or defy the blunt wishes of She-Who-Gave-Him-Life."Stay out of that man's way," his mother simply said. "He's dangerous."Gary Twolan, the hairball that walks like a man, had briefly dated Chase's mom. Now, Kelly won't let Gary touch her. It's all the more curious, then, that he's moved into the spare room of the row house that used to be just for Chase, his mom and Loki the mutt.