Mikael sees his mother Anita being tormented during Torbjörn's abuse. To Anita's great shame, the abuse is becoming increasingly obvious. But Torbjörn does not let go of Michael's life even as an adult. Benny's new play about his family's breakdown is repetitive. He takes his unwitting mother Eva to the premiere. Erik takes his wife Kerstin and his son Jonathan to Estonia to meet a relative he has never met before. A broken car on the way home makes Kerstin and Jonathan go in advance to the ferry.