|Shanaō (Kamiki Ryunosuke) became Yoshitsune, ep 43|
Narichika, who has been exiled by Kiyomori, dies from starvation. Shigemori becomes worn down by the passing of his brother-in-law and from the considerations shown for the cloistered Emperor Go-Shirakawa. Around the same time, Kiyomori learns of Tokuko’s pregnancy and prays for the safe delivery of the baby. Tokuko finally gives birth to a boy, the son of Emperor Takakura, who later becomes known as Emperor Antoku. In izu, Yoritomo and Masako are trying to get permission for their marriage from Masako's father Tokimasa.
|Yoritomo finally received Tokimasa's blessings in marrying Masako|
|Yoritomo (Okada Masaki) smiling after his marriage proposal was granted, ep 43|
|Lady Tokiwa could not accept her son's decision to fight the Heike|
I think, after the kanmuri, Yoshitsune went to Oshu with Benkei to the house of Fujiwara Hidehira. He was to perfect his martial art and the art of war with Benkei there.