* Asahi defending Toru from Houjou. Toru finds out that Asahi even lied about telling the teacher, which usually is out of the question for someone as honest and upright as her.
* Toru sticking with Sasamori, even though she pesters him all the time. Even though doing so betrays his core principle of low exposure. Even though [[spoiler: being friends with Sasamori made all the suffering he's been going through ''worse''.]] It's a testament to how much he values his friends.
* [[spoiler: Tokita will help Kuga, no matter what it takes. Even if he has to become the bad guy.]]
* Tokita seeing the tiny arrow developing above [[spoiler: Torus]] head... pointing towards [[spoiler: Koyuki]].