By Nancy Bell
Whilst J.R.'s father died and his mom proved not able to deal with him, Biggie took him into her center and residential in Job's Crossing. He's going to take his ally to the college dance yet ahead of which may occur, a few pleasure involves the small bucolic city. Biggie's past love, Rex Barnwell and his younger spouse open up a camp for obese women. In all solid judgment of right and wrong, Biggie is pressured to inform J.R. and Rex they're grandson and grandfather, respectively.
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