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「花 筐」 HanaGatami

Prince Otsuka, who in the village of Echizen Ami Mano, will succeed Emperor Buretsu and become the throne, when he went up to the city, he used to send a messenger(Wakitsure) with love in front of the Teruhi and along with the sentence(letter), he gave a keepsake of HanaGatami. Teruhi(Shite)worshiped and read the sentence, and was delighted with his coronation and deeply regretted his remnants. (coming middle) The prince, who became the emperor Keitai on the throne, pulled the officials and went to a feast of autumn leaves one day. One the other hand, Teruhi(Later Shite) who was disturbed the prince, left his hometown with a maid(Tsure) in love with the city where the emperor was living (Tamaho of Yamato). The official (Waki) who accepts the head of Miyuki, treated it roughly because an unsightly mad woman came but the maid who staggered and dropped the basket said “emperor’s keepsake was shot down”. It’s an act of punishment and the officials should be called madness. The mad women stepped on the ground and scolded the officials. When the emperor (child) in the litter worshiped the mad woman, he called her and made the mad woman crazy. During the madness song, Han Wudi mourns Mrs.Lee and the song seems to appeal for the feeling one after the other. In the meantime, the emperor was noticed by the flower basket of his memories, he thought that in this way from a chance encounter, Teruhi was added to the companion of the return.

「班 女」 Honjo

Hanago, the prostitute of Mino’s Nagami no Yado, this spring he signed with Maj.Gen. Yoshida, who stopped by on the way down to Togoku, and since she just look at the fan of the keepsake that was exchanged as a long time, and do not even go out to other tatami rooms. That is why it is having of nicknamed the Honjo (in the autumn, be threw away like a fan, Han’s emperor Cheng’s princess寵姫 (Chouki) and Group 班(han)of婕舒Shouyou. The head of the inn (Ai) couldn’t stand it and kicked it out. (coming middle) It’s time in autumn of that year. Although the Major general stopped by Nogami on his way back to the capital, there for Hanako is missing, so she was forced to return. Then one day, she visited Shimogamo Shrine in Tadasu no Mori. As “maybe you look like the grass that comes out of the snow in Kasugano, Hanako(later Shite) who receives no news from the Major General and was disturbed by her lover, goes up to the capital while holding her hands at the shrine. ”I’m still in love with my name, but I’m just thinking about you secretly”(Kakeri) If you fall deeply in love, you may become a grudge and a bitter.   While remembering various old tales between men and women, the mad woman wanders, and she is just waiting for the appearance of the Major General. And she misses with the opening of the fan (Nakano dance).”It’s just keepsake and now she has a chance to forget about it”, and the mad woman is coming and in front of the Shrine. The Major General looked at the mad woman and asked her to “show me the fan” but she didn’t show it. So, she showed herself, it was Hanako Fan, which was exchanged correctly half a year ago.

「百 萬」 HyakuMan

A man from Yoshino took a child to visit Saga’Dainenbutsu_big Buddha statue. This child was previously picked up near Nara Saidaiji temple. At Seiryoji, there is a funny woman as crazy Hyakuman, she while chanting and dancing Nenbutsu_prayer to the Buddha, she prays in front of the Buddha for a reunion with her child who mourned and died.  The woman disturbed her black hair, went crazy with her terrible appearance and sought out her child in the crowd. Suddenly the little child shouted “That is my mom.” the man asks the mad woman and makes her meet the child. When she finds out that the child who was taken by a village person is her son, she is thankful for the power of Buddha and she returns to the capital of Nara.

「富士太鼓」Fuji Daiko

At the time of Hagiwara-in(The Hanzazono emperor), a seven-day string was held inside and outside, Asama of Tennoji an a Fuji of Sumiyoshi were both good drummers_Daiko and wanted to play the role of each other. For this reason, Asama just killed Fuji. Fuji’s wife (Shite) had an ominous dream, so she took her daughter (children) and tried asking her husband. Then, the official (Waki) informed her of the matter and gave her a keepsake costume. Because she was given the keepsake so undoubtedly Fuji’s wife mourns him. The wife, who was so sad and wore a keepsake of her husband, smashed the big drum_daiko as it was her husband’s enemy. Even her daughter who is surprised, is taught that it is her father’s enemy, she also hits it. As perhaps the spirit of her husband is nonresident, the frenzied wife pushes her daughter away and beats the drum continuously. If it was thought of the plectrum in her hand as a sword, the flame of the big drum is just like the flame of intense anger. When the slamming woman is recommended by an official, she plays Togaku’s Goshoraku, then in the hope of the longevity of the prince’s life, she will also play Chiakiraku, and hope for the people will prosper and the world will be at peace, she plays Taiheiraku. To continue, she plays as the King Raryoou who was invited the day to come. When she hits the drum, her heart’s content and her resentment clean up.   When she thought that let’s make some free time, after she takes off the aconite and dance costume, she comes back home. And when she looks back, this drum is a nostalgic keepsake of her late husband.

「二人静」Futari Shizuka

Yoshino’s Katsute Myojin picks vegetables from the Natsumi River on the 7th of the New Year every year and offers them to the shrine. Today, women also go out to pick vegetables. This time it is still having snow on the pine needles. When the woman (Tsure) was picking vegetables in a small way, she was suddenly called by someone. It’s a creepy woman (Shite) who says “I want you to go back Myoujin and tell the priesthood, write a day’s story for yourself and turn around” and disappears figure with thinking that “If people feel suspicious, then I will be nonresident and give my name for you” (coming middle) The woman picking vegetables was surprised, returned immediately and took the priest (Waki). And when she said that “It is almost unbelievable but…” the situation changed completely and she was nonresident. She scolded herself “I have trusted you so much why you not trusted me” and her voice is intimidating like another person. When the priest asked the crazy the woman of picking vegetable, the nonresident was “a person who was abandoned by Yoshitsune in this land (Shizuka Gozen)”, moreover, there is a treasure room of this Shrine, and there is a traditional Shizukano Mai costume, so when she opens it, it was there. The woman wears it (mono-gi) and dances beautifully while singing a memorable song. Then, one day behind that, there is another woman in exactly the same outfit (later Shite), she also dances in exactly the same way that the woman dances. (Shonomai of Somai). It seems that almost one dance is visible to two people.

「船弁慶」 FunaBenkei

At the beginning of Bunji period, because of Minamoto no Yoshitsune dispelled the suspicion of his brother Yorimoto, for the present he fell into the capital and wnt down to Saigoku, and takes Musashibo Benkei below, and just arrived at Daimotsuura Nunigasaki in Settsu.    He calmed down in search of an inn, but it is not desirable for Shizuka Gozen to accompany the party. Benkei told Yoshitsune about it and became a messenger himself and visited the inn of Shizuka. Shizuka, who couldn’t be convinced unless he heard it directly from Yoshitsune, lamented his lord’s misfortune at the sad separation banquet, then he danced with tears while singing ancient poems. (coming middle) The Ship is ready but the wind is rough. However, Yoshitsune is trying to stay more for one day, this seems to be to spare the farewell to Shizuka. Then, Bunkei pushed the ship out daringly. A large number of the young people are rowing together with the boatman. Then, while the weather changed suddenly and realized that the wind had blown down into Mukoyama, he might see the grudge of the Heike family, which should have been destroyed in the western part of Japan, above the waves. Inside that, the spirit of the enemy Taira no Tomomori slashes Yoshitsune with a long sword. Yoshitsune responds but since the opponent is a ghost there is no point in fighting. Bunkei broke and prayed with beads. Evil spirits whose power has weakened after being prayed gradually more away, for a while, it was far away and we could see it swayed by the nearby waves but then it sank into the sea and disappeared.