His Wife Warned Him Not To Violate Age-Old Superstition. He Didn’t Listen.

 

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He cut himself while robbing a travelling monk, and he needs something to bind his wound. The only thing within his reach is a length of shimenawa rope tied around a mysterious boulder.

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The shimenawa rope is a sacred Shinto ceremonial article used to ward against evil spirits. His wife told him not to touch it, but he didn’t listen. He didn’t believe in ancient superstition.

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Unbound at last, the unholy being within the boulder escapes, bringing death and dismemberment to everything it touches. Whether they believe in it or not.

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