Cold Mountain Samurai
Tea Shop Owner
Profession: Tea Shop Owner, Manager, Poet
1. Ugoku has run the Tea Shop since his mother died twenty-two years ago.
2. He is a consummate bachelor and gossip. He loves to spend his days making tea and talking with his patrons.
3. He is good friends with Hojiza, the owner of Onsen Ryokan, the hot springs inn. His tea shop is right next door to her Inn, and the two can be found there in the late morning chatting over a cup of tea.
4. He has once performed the tea ceremony for the Emerald Emperor.