Robert F. Joseph
Steven Paul (Kevin McCauley)
- Thomas Carter (Fabian)
- Bill DeLand (Mr. McCauley)
Kevin doesn't like to do chores...he
thinks it's a drag. He's even less interested in the school rock
hunt that's being planned for the weekend, but when he finds
out he has to clean the yard on Saturday, Kevin forges his father's
signature on the permission slip and joins the rest of the class
on the field trip.
It comes as no surprise, then,
that Kevin cannot understand why Fabian, an exchange student
of royal blood, is so eager to pitch in and do his share. He
tells Kevin that everyone has responsibilities, and if you run
away from them, they will catch up to you eventually.
When Kevin discovers that his
dad will be looking for him, he runs away, followed by Fabian.
As they wander through the woods, tired and hungry, they happen
upon a honey tree. Kevin starts to take a bite, but out of the
trees comes a bear! It's his tree and he'll do anything he must
in order to protect it.
With Kevin up a tree and Fabian's
foot trapped in some rock, the bear approaches them, but luckily
Isis happens upon the scene and makes a magical ring of fire
appear around the bear. After frightening the beast, Isis commands
the flames to die down and the bear retreats deeper into the
Later, back at the camp site,
Kevin meets up with his father. After promising to work double-time
to catch up the yard work on Sunday, Kevin and his father join
the rest of the gang as they finish their expedition.