Her grandmother expresses pride in her success although her father expresses disbelief that kwai is not the winner and strides away while her mother is not encouraging too. her grandmother wants to take dawan to see noi,her cousin, to talk about life in the city. apart from that, when dawan feel unsure of herself fearing she might be homesick,her grandmother talks calmly to her to cry. then,grandmother gives her a glass jar with a lotus and she tells dawan to think of her leaving as similar to the unfolding and folding of the lotus and that her leaving them does not mean she will not be back.