Samurai 7

Season 1 Episode 12

The Truth

Aired Saturday 10:30 PM Jun 17, 2006 on IFC

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  • The farmers and samurai have an argument.

    After Katsusshiro kills the Nobuseri scout,Kambei comes and asks Kikuchiyo to bury him.He then disciplines Katsushiro and takes his katana to make it sharper.He tells Katsushiro that if he wishes to become a samurai,he must bear the burden of being tortured by the souls whom he killed in battle.Kirara,feeling sorry for him,tells Katsushiro that she is willing to go down with him.Later,the samurai gather up the villagers to decide the punishment for Manzo.The villagers first support the samurai but after Manzo reveals that they are going to destroy the bridge,they support him.Heihachi is all for executing the traitor,but Kambei isn't .Then Kikuchiyo comes and reveals that he was a farmer and that he chose to become a samurai because life was better as one.Kambei is pleased that he has a warrior with the heart of a farmer and makes him the seventh samurai.He also spares Manzo but threatens to kill him if he tries to betray them agin.