Bruno comes home from school and sees Maria packing all his things even those which he did not want others seeing, he shouts at Maria asking her why his things were being packed. She told him that they were going to move
Bruno finds his mother and asks her why were they moving, she tells him that his fathergot transferred to Auschwitz which Brunomispronounced as out-with. He gets really upset that he had to leave his friends Karl, Daniel and Martin.
Bruno goes back up crying and assists Maria in packing as he did not want her finding the things Bruno did not want her to see. He was thinking about how was his new home gonna look like.
Bruno and his family leave to Out-With in a car with red and black flags and then board a train.
When they arrive Bruno looks at the house and opens his mouth in the shape of an 'O'. It was not even close to the one he thought. He felt a weird depressing feeling was filled up in the atmosphere.
For the next few days Bruno tried convincing his mother to move back, she tells him that 'some other people make the decisions in the household.'