○第一帖 桐壺
いつの時代であったか、多くの女御や更衣の侍る中にきわだってときめいた更衣がいました。高い位の家柄ではありませんが桐壷帝の寵愛を一心に受けた桐壷の更衣と呼ばれた美しい人で、皇子(源氏)を産んだ後も他の后達から嫉妬にあい心労により源氏3歳の時若くして亡くなります。

・The 1st story - Kiritsubo
Once upon a time, there was a beautiful lady called Kiritsubo-no-Koi who was beloved by Emperor Kiritsubo, even though she was not from an upper-class family. She gave birth to prince Genji but died at a young age of mental stress from other empresses' envy when he was three years old.