After Equality was chose as a Street Sweeper he accepted it because he thought after his sinning he deserved the job ."For the lips of the oldest did not move as they said: Street Sweeper ( Rand 26)." It seemed that Equality deserved a better job because of his intelligence.
"The Golden One."
Equality was very in Liberty 5-3000, "You are beautiful, Liberty 5-3000 (Rand 42)." Equality showed interest in Liberty from his first sight of her.
Equality has discovered lights in his tunnel. He is using copper wires and makes a light with candles using this sky's power.
Liberty and Equality actually talk in this chapter. Equality finds out the nickname that Liberty gave him "The Unconquered."
Equality has created a box with lights inside. He decided that he is to smart to be a street sweeper and must show the house of Scholar what he has made.
Equality doesn't realize the time and tries to run back to the House of the Street Sweeper and is questioned. He refuses to say where he has been. Equality is taken to jail and whipped until he tells where he has been.