Siddhartha’s son processes the death of his mother, Kamala. Siddhartha treats him with respect although the boy has been spoiled his whole life.
Siddhartha tries to get his son’s love by being kind to him, but its wasn't working.
Siddhartha’s son feels trapped by Siddhartha's kindness. After an outburst, Siddhartha's son steals money and a boat and runs away.
Siddhartha looks for his son in the forest. He enters the town and stands by the gate where he first saw Kamala. He thinks about his life and feels emptiness again. He starts to meditate by the gate.
Vasudeva finds Siddhartha by the gate. Siddhartha and Vasudeva go back home and they never speak about the boy again.
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