Going home for his grandfather's funeral, thirty-year-old bachelor Daikichi is surprised to discover that the old man had an illegitimate child with a younger lover! The rest of his family doesn't want anything to do with the silent little girl, Rin. In a fit of angry spontaneity, Daikichi decides to take her in himself. Now the two must learn how to adapt to one another and overcome their fears and struggles as they become a new family.
Rin takes an interest in making fishes out of leaves.
Daikichi and Rin prepare for Christmas.
As the cherry trees are in full blossom, Rin wants to go flower watching, and Kouki's mother prepares a bentou for this purpose. But the weather forecast announced a spring storm, so Rin and Daikichi make good-weather charms.