Everyone comes to the city in pursuit of their dreams and to fulfil their purpose in life. District 10 is the first challenge in this pursuit, and 99% never make it past these gates. The slums, the struggle, the rat race; these were engineered to keep you here. They don't want you to escape and you never will. Anya and Mydo aren't here to stay, they're not pursuing dreams. They have a job to do.