Six weeks later, the children board a train to Shanghai. They meet their father on the train, and they follow them to his house in Shanghai. Their grandfather, aunt, Third Brother, and Little Sister stay in Tianjin. They will join the others later. Their grandfather and aunt will stay in Shanghai to observe the 100 days of the grandmother's death, Thrid Brother will stay to recover from sickness, and Little Sister will stay because she is still too young.