When his mother disappears and faced with the prospect of life in a group home, Ryan decides to run away from Newport, but Seth and Marissa convince him to stay and hide in a vacant building project. Meanwhile, Jimmy discusses his recent financial woes with Kirsten, and she offers a solution. After the jealous Luke witnesses a close encounter between Marissa and Ryan, he confronts Ryan and a fight breaks loose in the house where their quarrel accidentally starts a fire. Ryan nearly dies in the flames, until surprisingly Luke returns and saves Ryan's life, which unfortunately reveals Ryan's continuing presence in Newport leading to both him and Luke getting arrested for arson.
Did You Know?
According to this episode, Summer's birthday is August 13th. See more
When Ryan is signing paperwork on the kitchen counter with Sandy, Ben Mckenzie signs his real name as opposed to Ryan Atwood. You can clearly see the first letter as a 'B, instead of an 'R'. See more
Since the minute you were born, I knew I would never take another easy breath without knowing that you were all right.
So I'm like asthma?
Spoofs Rebel Without a Cause
Written by Billy May
and Jean Baptiste
Performed by The Black Eyed Peas See more