The temple monks explain that the tombs hold the loyal bodyguards of Fire Country's feudal lord. Naruto observes Sora sparring with other monks and becomes offended upon realizing he is holding back. Naruto challenges Sora, but just as the matter is about to get serious, another monk stops him. Naruto realizes Sora is despised by the other monks as he was himself and wishes to befriend him. Naruto visits Sora again and observes him practicing wind jutsu in earnest. They later return to the temple to receive news that another tomb has been robbed. As they leave to catch the robbers, two of the robbers are seen surfing away on stolen coffins.