"This is a new part of your life.You're out of high school now, that was child's play. This is the real world and you must be prepared for what comes your way or else you'll fall. These are the days that will test your limits and strengths.These are your Gloomy Days"
Gloomy Days is the sequel to Rainy Beginnings. It is 2nd in the Getting through the hardships series.
After High School,Penelope,Jonathan,and Brian must learn to cope with real life issues and college. Some past feelings and issues shed light on their lives revealing their true characters as they find themselves in the world.