Liesel decides to steal something, but this times it's not a book. The mayor's wife put cookies by the window for Liesel. When Liesel goes to get them, the woman walks in. Liesel asks if it is her room. She says yes. They hear Rudy calling to Liesel, so Liesel leaves.
When the air raid was over Rudy and Liesel see a plane. They run to it, and then they see the body. The pilot was alive but not for long. Rudy pulled out the stuffed animal from the tool box, and he put it on the pilot's shoulder. In English the pilot said, "Thank you."
When the tire blew out, Hans' breaks his leg. Due to this, his sargent allows him to go home. Hans sends a letter to Liesel and Rosa telling them the good news. Once he gets home, Liesel is overjoyed, and they stay up extremelly late talking about what happened.