Well thank you. Kids I have decided since I am dying it is time for you to know a little about Japan and the people who came before you.
Mom I brought the children like you asked.
Oh that is great.
I have great news! Using the Chinese method of WOOD BLOCK PRINTING we have made THE TALE OF GENJI your story the world's first novel.
Hello my lady Murasaki Shikibu
And so kids Japan was the first nation to create a novel. However we might have had a positive but we were scared people and so we started asimulating with China by turning ourselves into a reflection of sorts.
We band of SAMURAI promise to protect while still honoring BUSHIDO.
I want to hire you band of SAMURAIS to protect the local land of the DAIMYO.
Grandma what is a SHOGUN?
A shogun is military leader.
MOMMY! MOMMY! MOMMY! I WANT TO BE A SAMURAI!!!!
Yes Yes Yes
OH, HONORABLE LEADER OF THE FUJIWARA CLAN, WE ARE UNDER YOUR EVERY WORD