Chihaya is confronted by her mother about prioritizing her karuta over her college prospects. In school, she goes to the karuta club's quarters for cleanup, where she sees Taichi. Afterwards they meet with the rest of the club members for a karaoke battle with the school band. The karuta club members win, and they bask on their good times. But Chihaya is troubled with her choice for the future, so Taichi invites her to record the broadcast of the Meijin and Queen's interview.
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