Chapter 8:One day Yanek was doing a late night errand and he hears some boots coming his way and hides. Yanek sees his parents and runs home hoping he didn't but when he gets home and there is no one there and his cousin comforts him.
Chapter 10:Yanek got a new job outside of the camp again and this time he was cleaning out the ghetto because it got liquidated. He was cleaning out the flats when he came across his father's coat. He felt something in the coat and it was 2000 zlotys and he later could become well fed with that money.