February 3, 2012
Saint Jalmack shoots at Sabo's boat again, destroying it and killing the sole occupant. Ace and Dadan return to her house much to the relief of Luffy and Dadan's bandits. Ace reveals that not only they have defeated Bluejam, but the fire became too powerful. Dadan made an escape route for Ace, but was burnt in the process. Dogra returns from High Town and tells Ace and the others that Sabo has died. Enraged at the death of the noble, Ace tries to find his killer, but gets tied up in the process. The next day, Ace receives Sabo's letter and Luffy gets upset that his friend has died. Ace eventually convinces Luffy to live free without any regrets, as the letter tells him to take care of Luffy.