2002 Silver Award - Houston International Film Festival2002 Parents' Choice Recommended Award KIDS FIRST!Endorsement A small New York apartment was a favoritelocation for an O. Henry story. He is reported to have said,'I would like to live a lifetime in each street in New York.Every house has a drama in it.' Here, just around the cornerfrom the turn of the century, in Greenwich Village, we findtwo young struggling artists who've become the best offriends only to have one stricken with deadly Pneumonia. Andshe is convinced that when the last leaf falls from the ivyoutside her window, that she will go too. 'The lonesomestthing in all the world is a soul when it is making ready togo on its mysterious, far journey.' And yet against thehowling wind, as the rain beats at the window, one small rayof hope bravely clings on against the storm.