There are some dreams that never come true, but John Carlody's just won a ticket to a privately funded cryogenics program. He's about to escape from a dying world to a place where the troubles of the past have been cured and forgotten.
But, leaving loved ones behind isn't as easy as John originally thought. There are many who are determined to see him fail. And, even if John passes the tests and makes the program, is Earth's future as bright as it first seems?