The next day, Emi does not show up for the morning run, Hisao tries to find out, while people like Lilly and Misha tease him about how much time they've been spending together. Hisao leaves, feeling heartbroken that Emi will never let him get close to her. One day, while Hisao is at the library, Emi calls him via the reference desk phone, asking him to come immediately. But Emi's condition is getting worse, not better. On their way back, Emi stumbles, the same way as she did in the track meet.
Scarlette. Age: 20.
The nurse tells him she caught a cold from the rain.
Zoey. Age: 27.
Hisao returns to his room and sleeps until lunch. Hisao contemplates confessing his feelings, but feels stymied by Emi's track captain, who often talks to her. Sign In Don't have an account? Her leg has gotten an infection from overuse, which caused the stumbling and pain.