When a man's body is found just off a mountain road and his wife disappears, the local police chief interrogates a range of witnesses and supects. Their accounts, however, do not tally.
Did the highwayman Tajomaru kill the husband in a duel after raping the wife?
Or did she kill her husband, convinced that he despised her after her defilement
by the robber? Or perhaps the husband committed suicide after all? Who is speaking
the truth in this fast-paced crime tale?
The audio version of the story (read by Seishi Yamane, Pica and Zenji Hashimoto)
has been divided into seven MP3 soundfiles to reduce download times. Just click
on the links on the right to start downloading.