Kirito and Eugeo’s pages, Ronie and Tiese, are late returning to the dorm. Kirito rushes out the window in search of them. Just then, Frenica comes to Eugeo. She tells Eugeo about the humiliation she’s suffered at Humbert’s hands. Tiese and Ronie went to confront him about it, but the two hasn’t returned since. Filled with a sense of dread, Eugeo rushes to Humbert’s room, where the worst possible nightmare is about to unfold.