[flashback continues…] Su Yunjin makes breakfast for Cheng Zheng. Cheng Zheng gets a call from his mother, who heard about Su Yunjin from Zhang Yue. Su Yunjin agrees to meet Cheng Zheng’s mother, but she is afraid his mother will judge her for living with him.
Cheng Zheng’s mother tells Su Yunjin to let her know if Cheng Zheng bullies her. In addition, Cheng Zheng’s parents want to meet the elders in Su Yunjin’s family. Walking around the house, Cheng Zheng’s mother realizes that Cheng Zheng and Su Yunjin have separate bedrooms. She gives Su Yunjin a red envelope, but Su Yunjin refuses it because it is too much money.
Cheng Zheng’s mother gives the red envelope to Cheng Zheng to give to Su Yunjin. Cheng Zheng tells Su Yunjin to take it.
At work, Elsa tells Su Yunjin to go to CEO Xu’s office. When Su Yunjin gets there, she sees CEO Xu and Chuck. CEO Xu praises Su Yunjin because the data she prepared persuaded Chuck to work for him.
Shen Ju’an asks Su Yunjin to do a project for him. Su Yunjin feels uneasy but agrees to help because he says the project doesn’t affect her company or Hengkai Company. She pays back a portion of the loan he gave to her family. Shen Ju’an tells her to keep the money as compensation for helping him, but she says helping him and paying back the loan are two different things.
Cheng Zheng gets a call from his boss, reminding him about their office party. Su Yunjin can’t go with him because she is busy. She says the project is for Shen Ju’an, not her company. She feels obligated to help Shen Ju’an because Shen Ju’an once helped her family. Cheng Zheng is unhappy she didn’t tell him sooner.