Jongin lives as a member of a poor carnival troupe, until one day he's taken in by a rich man to live with him and be the companion of his sick son.
“No doubt father brought you here because he thought I found you interesting.” Sehun says, still fixed on his book. “The truth is I found the mechanics of your act interesting, and once I’d figured them out they weren’t very interesting at all. You’ve been brought here under false pretences. You might as well leave.”