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Plays DataBase Kogō : PhotoStory StoryDataPhotoStory
 

Lady Kogō, the lover of Retired Emperor Takakura, has hidden herself away. As commanded, court official Minamoto no Nakakuni leaves for Sagano to look for her.
粟谷新太郎
On the evening of the beautiful moon on Aug. 15, Nakakuni expects Lady Kogō to be playing the koto. He rides his horse while listening carefully.
関根祥六
Nakakuni knows the sound of Lady Kogō's playing from hearing it at court. He stops at the run-down house where he finds it.
粟谷新太郎、谷大作、中村邦生
Surprised by the sudden visit, Lady Kogō refuses to see him. Nakakuni waits patiently under the eaves of the house.
藤村健
After the intercession of the maid, Nakakuni is finally invited into the house.
梅若万紀夫、長谷川晴彦
Nakakuni gives Lady Kogō a love letter from Retired Emperor Takakura and tells her how Takakura has been since their separation.
津村禮次郎
Nakakuni accepts a letter from Lady Kogō, performs a dance at a farewell party, and returns to the capital.
梅若恭行
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