Chaya went to the podgorze ghetto to see her parents. After she entered she was stopped by the OD. The OD took Chaya's blankets which were covering cans of food inside the backpack. A nazi soilder told the OD to let Chaya go before the cans of food were discoverd.
When Chaya saw her parents she tried to convince her father that rumors he had heard in the ghetto were not true. Her pareents refused to use fake identificaion papers to escape the ghetto. They belived that the ghetto was safer.
Chaya went to meet Easther in Krakow. Easther explained that her and Chaya must complete a mission together. Where they must go to Lodz and determine if there is a chance to start a resistance their. She also explained that most of Akiva was gone as they walked to the train station.
Esther and Chaya got on the train. They sat in a compartment with an old man and a young mother with her son. Easther and the old man aruged over the Jewish people. The old man seemed suspicious about Easther.
The young mother pulled a wire that triggerd the train breaks so Easther and Chaya could escape. They both hid then pried a door open and rushed out the train.Then made their way to Lodz.
When Chaya and Easther tried to sneak into the Lodz ghetto, they were caught by a man. He demanded they give him their bag or he would turn them in to the Germans. They gave up the bag and went in the ghetto.