Kunta Kinte finally finds Fanta, but she is not the woman he once knew. Slave catchers "fix" Toby so that he can run no more. Now he has to decide if this life is worth living. Toby and Fiddler now belong Dr. Reynolds, having been used to pay John Reynolds' debt to his brother. Toby finds a reason to stay and has a daughter.
The adult Kunta Kinte meets his match in Belle Reynolds, his future bride and mother to daughter Kizzy.
- Junta is severely punished for escaping; he eventually marries the slave woman who nurses him back to health.