Hearing that Kaori, who was a no-show at the gala concert, had collapsed at home and is now in the hospital, Kōsei and the others rush over to see her. Kaori is acting cheerful, but she’s obviously not well. Tsubaki reflects on her past with Kōsei and considers if she has romantic feelings for him. Meanwhile, Kōsei makes an important decision about his future.
"You should enjoy the little detours. To the fullest. Because that's where you'll find the things more important than what you want." ~Ging Freecss