In this short scene, the two young men discuss the events of the previous day. The narrator tells the young men that he was "prepared for suicide" because he was afraid that he would be rejected by his father. He tells them that he is glad that they are doing better and that he hopes they will be able to continue their friendship. The young men agree that they need to be more like each other and that they should find new friends and a girlfriend. They agree that university is their first choice, and they hope that they will both be accepted. The two men discuss whether or not they should continue to call each other by their first names, and the narrator tells him that he should not do so because it will make the other man jealous. He says that he will always love the young man.