Akihiko hates company parties and when he refuses to attend one thrown in his honor, Isaki doesn't hold back on the dirty tricks. He tricks Misaki into going in order to get Akihiko to go. On the way to the party, Misaki ends up helping a man who seems rather lost at the train station, but the biggest surprise of the night may be when Misaki discovers who this mystery man is!
When Haruhiko sends Misaki flowers, Akihiko starts getting jealous because Misaki refuses to say he loves him. Then, when Isaki pressures Misaki to stay away from Akihiko in order to protect his public image, Misaki himself starts to question their relationship. Where exactly do they stand?
With gifts arriving from Haruhiko daily, Masaki attempts to ask him to stop but Haruhiko doesn't seem to be listening. Instead, he whisks Masaki away to the massive family mansion - an absolute lap of luxury. When Haruhiko offers to allow Masaki to live in the family mansion, will he be persuaded to leave Akihiko?
Needing a little space, Misaki wants to hang out with his friend Sumi from school, but Akihiko is dead set against it. Is this unreasonable jealousy on Akihiko's part or does Sumi really have more on his mind than just friendship with Masaki?
When Hiroki discovers Nowaki and Tsumori in a compromising position, he's not sure what to think. Nowaki tries to explain, but Tsumori doesn't seem to want to help clear up the matter. When Tsumori casually mentions that Nowaki is thinking of moving out, it jars Hiroki. Is Nowaki leaving him?
Akihiko and Misaki head to the publisher to deliver Akihiko's latest manuscript. When the two are pulled apart by business, Misaki is cornered by Haruhiko who is still determined to claim Misaki as his own.
Right after the TV reports that Haruhiko is getting married, his fiancée turns up on Akihiko's doorstep, begging him to marry her instead! As if things weren't complicated enough, Akihiko also turns up and it seems that it's an arranged marriage and he doesn't want to get married to her either because he still has eyes for Misaki!
A call for a family meeting seems to annoy Akihiko, but despite his numerous attempts to get out of it, he winds up going. Afterwards, Misaki and Akihiko head to a hot springs for a little relaxation, but wind up meeting up with Akihiko's father instead.