Chapter 43 Tohru and the Sohma boys are surprised to see a classroom torn apart by a "Black" Haru which takes the intervention of the homeroom teacher to stop before Haru provokes Kyo into a fight. Something personal has affected Haru and Yuki talks to the younger Sohma over what provoked him to go "Black."
Chapter 44 The monkey of the cursed Sohma, Ritsu, pays a visit to Shigure's house in order to meet with Tohru. However, his emotionally unstable personality at the slightest of errors does enough of a good job at pressing Yuki and Shigure's buttons.
Chapter 45 Ritsu's emotional outbursts continue to drive everyone at Shigure's house nuts. He then finally works up the nerve to talk with Tohru over why he came to visit her.
Chapter 46 When Yuki, Kyo, and Tohru are assigned by their teacher to write up their career goals, the thought about their futures concerns the three until Shigure intervenes with some words of wisdom to liven up the mood.
Chapter 47 Having a dream about his mother, Yuki worries about being used as a tool for the selfish desires of his parents, especially with his future. An unexpected arrival from Ayame could just be what Yuki needs to mend his doubts.
Chapter 48 With classes finally out for the summer, Tohru, Momiji, Kyo, Yuki, and Haru pay a visit to the haunted mansion fun house of a department store with some humorous results. Meanwhile, Hiro arrives back home to greet hospital escapee Isuzu who wishes to seek out Shigure.