Katerina Petrovna Chestneishina (Katya), her son-in-law (Chestneishin Vladimir Alexandrovich, 1958 ) and two of her granddaughters (Koryakina Katerina Nikolaevna, Chestneishina Elizaveta Vladimirovna [1985, Cherenovo]) are present. They are introduced by Katya.One of her granddaughters has finished her education as an english teacher and will start to work in a school soon. The other is studying medicine. Her son-in-law used to be a tractor operator in the local sovhoz (communal farm), and now after the sovhoz has deteriorated he works in the forest for a private company. His mother is another Cherenovo singer, Elizaveta Alexandrovna Chestneishina (Liza). Katya complains that Liza's two other sons do not want to work. The researcher tells her, that they are going to visit Liza, who is now in a hospital.The girls make themselves ready to go to a disco.