Poet, tea master, feudal lord of Hikone and later Tairo (Chief Minister or Regent) to the Shogunate.
Umeji Tatsuya's father
Son of Suzuki Chiyo. Thinks Umeji Tatsuya has all the answers to his problems with bullies.
Mother to Suzuki Sojorou. Terrified to find her son admiring Umeji Tatsuya, when his tattoos are revealed.
Ohno Suzu's dad. Healer. Determined to never let his family be chased from their home again.
Cashier at TaniMart and friends with Ohno Suzu. Has it out for Umeji Tatsuya, because of a loss from her past.
Assistant manager at TaniMart. Wants to start his own dojo. Doesn't let on about his heritage.
Umeij's little brother in the mob
Former Yakuza (mobster). Tries to keep a low profile as he's starting over, but Nakamura Hisako has it out for him when his secret gets out.
Only a lower ranked samurai, but his choices made impacts far and wide.
Umeji Tatsuya's volunteer parole officer. His past doesn't let him trust others easily.
Umeji Tatsuya's old mob brother and mentor. His secret will change all of what Umeji knew about their time in the Yakuza.
Cashier at TaniMart. Friends with Mie Sumika. Can't figure out Umeji Tatsuya - but there's a connection to him.
The average joe, except that many species can imiate them.
The middle child of the Ohno clan and one of the town's biggest charmers
A revered political activist from just before the Meiji Restoration
Ichiro is the older of the Ohno brothers and the one with the strongest direction to his life
Mother of Ohno Suzu. Healer. Retired from her branch of healing early, because it took a toll on her.
What would you say if your local shrine was always pristine, yet nobody claimed to be the caretaker?
A condition from intimate relations with a kitsune, where there is not true love.
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