The brochure from The Cryonics Association comes at a critical time for Joe Fenton. A self-made businessman in his early fifties, he had been enjoying life. His business is highly successful and the future looks bright. Then came the diagnosis - terminal cancer. Joe will very soon be dead. But here was the chance to be frozen and brought back to life when medical knowledge has advanced to a point where his cancer can be eradicated. Joe seizes the chance to live again, but he cannot imagine what kind of future it will be.