The boys come along some soldiers while walking.One of the soldiers calls for the boys attention claiming that he knows Hassan.He tells him that he knew his mother. That he and her had done some intimate things in the pasts and taunts him as amir tells Hassan not to listen to him and to "Keep walking"
Amir and Baba goe to see a match of buzkashi!A man during the event gets trampled by a horse and amir is sad and destroyed from it while baba thinks he is week and is. not happy with his emotions
The thing we discover in this chapter is how Alis parents died.They got killed in a car accident by 2 males who were under the influence on drugs and how babas dad took them i.Baba and Ali grew together and grew
Ali,hassan and amir hide out in the house after hearing gunshots.Ali tells them it might be dunk hunting thats going on.We later find out that it was the start to the end of Afghanistan....
Ali and Hassan don't have school for the winter.They talk about the kite flying coming up around this season and are excited.They talk about that this is the start of card playing and lots of fun!
Kite flying begin and is a tradition for everyone.Hassan and amir hope to win the tournament and amir does so cutting the rivals kite down.Everyone cheers for him and congratulates the 2.Hassan goes off to run the kite.