The Ghost Story of Adachigahara (p.13)

Well, Kiyojo, already it’s thus. There is nothing to be done if you don’t listen what I say.” Doing this and he took out his hachet from the poor beggar’s house. If she cries out, there are no people. Already there was nothing to be done. Since it was the fundamental element of giving up and having her life, it was unavoidable. For the sake of Shichibee the Demon, who is over 70 years old, this Kiyojo body was defiled finally. Well, lust is a strange thing. She was thinking, no way, no way! It was repeated two times and three times with this grandfather. But already her body was defiled for the sake of this Shichibee, and more, this dishonour clung to this body. Also this Shichibee was possessing a considerable (amount of) money in his purse. Since the situation outside was there was noone to rely upon, at last, she lived and thought of him as her husband. And so soon over a year had passed. In this house, finally Kiyojo became pregnant. When the moon waxed, she gave birth to a girl. This Shichibee the Demon and Kiyojo were over forty years apart in age. A girl child like this done between them is a bad thing, who is famed as a demon.

サア清女さん、モウ斯うなりやア仕方がない私のいふ事を聞かなけりやア斯うすると菰垂の内から取出したる山刀、声を立てれど人はなし、モウ仕方がないと諦らめて命あっての物種と拠ころなく、七十を越した鬼七兵衛の為に、此の清女は遂々肌を穢させました、扨色情は妙なものでございますが、嫌だゝゝと思って居た爺さんに二度が三度と度重なる内モウ此の七兵衛の為に肌を穢された以上は疵の附いた此の身体此の七兵衛も懐ろには可成の金を所持して居る様子、外に便る者もなきゆゑ、終に己れの夫と思ひ暮らして居る内早や一年餘り經ちましたが其の内に遂々清女は懐妊をいたし、月滿ちて産み落ちたる女の子で、其の鬼七兵衛と清女との年は四十餘も違って居りますが、其の中に出来た此の子斯くまで悪い事をして鬼と名を取る

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