Tenma is in front of sawachika's house wondering if she's still mad. Meanwhile sawachika ends up borrowing the money from Umezu. Harima wonders if Madoka and him are really going out considering how Madoka is acting. sawachika sticks up for Madoka saying Umezu is the one who needs to keep it together. Harima then starts saying women stick together, then she replies about how they weren't getting along before either. Harima then says the snow is getting worse while sawachika thinks to herself that even Tenma wouldn't go out in this weather. Since the snow is pretty bad there's no trains running so then they start thinking of finding a place to stay the night. sawachika tells Harima to take the lead like he did before which he reluctantly agrees to. They end up at a love hotel which embarrasses her, meanwhile Tenma is still waiting in front of her house. Tenma thinks about how she's making Yakumo worry and that it'll only take a just a little longer.
In front of a love hotel Harima and sawachika argue about spending the night there. She says they are just spending the night so its fine and Harima is the one imagining more. Eventually Harima thinks to himself she'll get sick and decides to stay. He then tells her to call home and hands her a cellphone. She calls and tells Masaru where she is and if they can come get her. She asks Masaru is there was someone waiting in front of their house, in front of the house there's nothing but a snowman there so she figured Tenma left. After that the two of them end up at a family restaurant that happens to be open. Chapter ends with Tenma's hair coming out of the snowman's head.