The next morning, nakamura wakes up in his dream. He tells himself that he's going to continue his "extortion tactics" . He's about to make chicken when he hears about Mr. shima's "affair" with another woman at work. He asks if she's broken up with him, and she says that she has. . The next day, sakura wakes up and tells him that he and shima were supposed to meet up at 9 a.m., but they didn't show up. He also tells suraishi that he has a message for him: "I'm setting your free." .