Miaka and Tamahome are able talk thanks to Chichiri's powers, arranging to meet tomorrow in Kutou. Yui overhears their talk, and is distraught of learning of Tamahome's planned departure and his rejection of her. Yui runs into a surprised Nakago, and Nakago gives her a small parcel . Nakago tells Yui that it can
keep Tamahome in Kutou with her, and Yui gladly accepts it. In Konan, meanwhile, before Miaka goes to bed she makes a wish upon the stars to really see Tamahome and be with him . When Miaka wakes up in the morning, Nuriko gives her a special doll, that when a man and a woman's name are written on the doll which is in turn buried in the ground, Nothing can ever seperate the couple and their love will be eternal. Miaka, after having written hers and Tamahome's names on it, Miaka is despaired
to see it break before her own eyes, thinking of it as a bad signal. Meanwhile in Kutou, Yui takes the medicine inside the parcel Nakago had given her and tries to put it into Tamahome's food while he sleeps but she fails . When Tamahome wakes up and searches for Yui, and overhears Nakago and Yui's conversation and he learns the truth. Miaka leaves Konan to meet Tamahome in Kutou ,
Soon, they find the meeting place they had agreed upon, a gigantic tree that smelled of sweet fruits and flowers. However, when Tamahome tries to talk to Yui, Yui feeds him the dark pill through a kiss , leaving him unconscious. Miaka, Chichiri and Tasuki are caught unaware when they are met by Yui, Nakago, and a group of Kutou soldiers.