James is good friends with C.J. Young, despite her mothers disapproval of their friendship. Even though Christie Young doesn't approve of James, she hopes C.J. Young will have a positive impact of James' life.
 The Runaways
- Main Article: The Runaways
The player can convince James to run away from hope via a Speech check. If passed, he will run away with C.J. Young to Anacostia Crossing Station. If the player ventures there, you can convince him to return home.
 Light-Fingers Hargrave
- Main Article: Light-Fingers Hargrave
Players with the Child at Heart Perk can ask James to steal ammo for them. He will give you a random ammo type with a variable quantity. You can return every twelve hours to receive some more.