Princess Toyotama, daughter of the Dragon King of the Sea, gives birth to the Divine Prince Ugayafuki Aezu, by turning from her human form into a dragon. ~ artist (Toyohara) Yoshu Chikanobu, ukiyo-e woodblock prints
The Forty Seven Ronin. A rōnin (浪人) was a samurai with no lord or master during the feudal period of Japan. A samurai became masterless from the death or fall of his master, or after the loss of his master's favor or privilege.