In this chapter, Wang Xifeng propose everyone to spend time in a monastery. The dowager accept, so does everyone. They all go there, accompanied by their maids. Another day, Baoyu comes to visit Daiyu because she is sick, ensuing an argument in which Daiyu throw up, Baoyu tries to break his jade and Daiyu cut the Jade's rope. After he goes back home, Baoyu is advised by Xiren to apologize to Daiyu. The chapter ends asking the question "Is Baoyu going to listen to Xiren's advice ?".