Derek was born in a small urban household with a strictly ruled mother and father.
Derek attends gradeschool
August 3, 1980 - May 18, 1993
Derek would attend twelve years of grade school, being one of the smartest students in his graduating class.
Requesting a dog
June 6, 1983
Derek had difficulties making friends at all, so he kept pestering his parents for a dog but they wouldn't allow one in the household.
Meeting the bully, Tony Dallas
August 3, 1984 - December 12, 1990
Derek is threatened to do a delinquent's homework for years and is pushed around for being the "know-it-all."
April 6, 1994 - March 4, 1997
Attended a local college in the city.
Meeting Jerome Bewler
April 6, 1994
Derek meets his new college roommate and friend, Jerome.
June 15, 1996
Moved into a small house a few streets over from his college.
September 6, 1997
Derek wasn't exactly sure what he wanted to do with his life, so he got a job in taking customer service calls for a phone company.
Adopts a dog
Aug 22, 2002
The dream of having a dog finally came true, and he named him Buddy.
September 30, 1999
Buddy is born on a dog breeding farm.
April 7, 2000 - May 17, 2002
A rich family adopted Buddy for their daughter's birthday, but the mother had returned it to the farm because the father was abusing it.
Buddy adopted by Derek
August 22, 2002
Buddy is adopted by Derek and is taken home with him.
Buddy gets hit by car
February 4, 2003
Buddy wanders out of the house in the winter and gets hit by a car that was sliding across the icy road.
Jerome Bewler, born in a crime reporting neighborhood in Idaho with his caring mother.
Jerome attends gradeschool
August 3, 1974 - May 23, 1986
Jerome attends school for twelve years.
Developing a new habit
February 3, 1975 - August 4, 1977
Jerome had developed a habit where he would take apart his toys and glue separate pieces together to make something incredibly new.
June 2, 1988
Jerome gets a new apartment after working a couple of part time jobs.
Habit returns worse
March 24, 1989 - January 4, 1993
Jerome would collect injured animals from the side of the road and attempt replacing useless body parts with another animal's body parts. He would also try ideas such as replacing internal organs as well, but always failed in the process.
April 6, 1994 - September 8, 1994
Jerome applied to a local college outside of the area he lived in for a semester.
Meeting Derek Melroy
April 6, 1994
Jerome meets his new college roommate and friend, Derek.
Attends medical school
November 4,1994 - July 26, 1998
After watching endless medical shows at his previous college, Jerome decides to take a step in the medical field to study up on anatomy and become an amateur surgeon as a veterinarian afterwards.
Gets job at the vet as a surgeon
October 26, 1999
With this job, Jerome secretly believes he can resort back to his habits now that he has access to medical supplies.
February 4, 2003
Another doctor in the office offers to donate his body to save Buddy's life, so Jerome puts Buddy's brain in the man's body.
May 18, 1975
Born in an urban neighborhood in Idaho raised by neglectful parents.
Tony attends gradeschool
August 3, 1980 - December 12, 1990
Tony had attended grade school with Derek and spent most of his time there pushing him around.
Dropping out of school
December 12, 1990
Tony got tired of the detentions and suspensions, so he dropped out of grade school.
May 16, 1992
Tony thinks he'd be better off on his own and got tired of fighting with his parents.
October 17, 1996
Tony had moved into an abandoned warehouse and stole whatever he wanted from others by tricking or manipulating them.