“The Sending Star / The Promise with the Master of the River / Gonbei the Duck Hunter”
The Sending Star: A young, hard-working man hears that his grandmother is dying. He visits her house and sees that she
is fine. On his way home, he finds himself in great peril...
A promise with the master of the river: A boy is born and it is prophesied that his life will be taken by the master of the river when he turns 18. The year of his 18th birthday, a huge rain causes the river to almost flood.
Gonbei the Duck Hunter: A hunter named Gonbei ties a rope around the legs of 50 ducks stuck in the water, but when it melts they fly off, dragging him towards a great adventure. ...more