Tyrell is a 15-year-old teenager who is living in rural areas of Bronx and trying to survive and to make ways to make enough money to support his family. Unfortunately, he's also dealing with other problems too. His father in jail, scratchy relationships, being a good example for his little brother, and a mother who don't do anything for them.
Tyrell and his friends planed to make a party. A party that would give him and his friends to have enough money to live in The Projects. The Projects is a temporary shelter where you stay for a certain time, enough time to find a apartment.
In Tyrell, chapter 21. This is the scene when his mother came back from visiting
Tyrell's father and she was angry and complaining
about his father was talking crazy.