The death of Yamanami looms over the Shinsengumi as they try to carry on their duties. Ito suspects something unusual about the death and decides to find out the truth for himself. Meanwhile, Tetsu and Suzu meet for the first time since the Ikeda Inn incident, but it's not exactly a happy reunion! Tetsu is happy Suzu's still alive, but Suzu accuses Tetsu of killing his teacher and swears revenge. And it won't be something as quick and easy as death!