The body of the shogun is buried twenty feet deep in a bed of charcoal.
The Shogun, his courtiers and his warriors bestirred themselves at once.
The actual ruler was the new Shogun Iysada, son of the former Shogun.
This advance of the fleet convinced the Shogun that Perry meant to go to Yedo.
While there the shogun appointed him to receive and entertain an envoy from the mikado.
But he had his dismissal; he saluted the Shogun, and moved away with a sulky air.
The Shogun, full of alarm, cast supplicating glances at Nagato.
"Go, Prince; I place my life in your hands untremblingly," said the Shogun.
Hieyas himself was carried in a norimono, as were the mother and wife of the Shogun.
As he spoke, the Shogun continued to turn over the pages of his book.