Added: December 7, 2011
Hitsugaya takes leave from the 13 Gotei Squads to visit Grandma Haru, a friend of his in the real world. Haru is a lonely old woman who can see spirits because of which people find her strange and do not go near her. Before seeing her, gets Karin Kurosaki involved in his visit. They both go to Haru's house and meet the spirit of a child named Yosuke. However, Hitsugaya hesitates from sending Yosuke to Soul Society after hearing that he and his parents died in an accident on the way to a skiing trip, and that he does not wish to leave till he sees snow for the first time. It is revealed that Haru had been controlling his transformation with her own reiatsu, when she weakened, he went out of control. Grandma Haru, who is being held in the hollow's hand restrains him with her reiatsu giving Toshirō enough time to give the finishing blow. When the fight ends, it begins to snow in Karakura which allows Yosuke to leave happy.