○第十五帖 蓬生
源氏は須磨・明石から帰京後、以前にも増す威勢になりましたが、忘れられた末摘花は召使も次々に去っていき、荒れ果てた邸で独り寂しく取り残されます。たまたまこの邸の前を通りかかった源氏は、蓬の生い茂る中で自分をひたすら待ち続けた姫に感動し、末永い庇護を誓うのでした。

・The 15 th Story - Yomogifu
Genji made a remarkable success after returning to Kyoto from Suma, where he had been relegated; whereas deserted Suemutsubana had lived alone in a dilapidated house ever since her servants left her one by one. Passing in front of her house by chance, Genji was impressed by Suemutsubana, who patiently waited for Genji to come back in the house overgrown with mugwort, and promised to patronage her for ever.