Rinko is happy that her relationship with Okuda is going well. However, as she spends more time with him, she begins to feel uncomfortable with the subtle differences between them. Meanwhile, Kaori decides to join a dating agency.
Assigned to write the script for a PR video to promote Hayasaka's hometown, Rinko goes to the town. She is not enthusiastic about the small job, but when she learns of Taguchi's passion for revitalizing the town, she decides to take the job seriously.
After kissing Hayasaka, Rinko's hopes for her relationship with him grow once again. She is also overjoyed to hear that her work will be adapted into a drama series. Meanwhile, the possibility arises that Kaori is pregnant with Ryo's child.