The Tale of Genji


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In the “Yugao” chapter, Genji is portrayed as a hero and playboy; one who becomes attracted and falls for any woman that he comes across. From the passage, Genji is married to Princess Aoi but when visiting her in Sanjo, he breaks into Utsusemi’s house at night and takes her to his room. Genji later falls for Yugao. Yugao is portrayed as a woman of lower class and promiscuous. At the time she meets Genji, she is To no Chujo’s mistress but still starts a relationship with him.