|The Peaceful Lakeshore|
Shizuka Na Kohan
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"The Peaceful Lakeshore" is the 14th episode of the season "Two Mirrors" and the 40th episode from total. This episode is a prequel of the season's main arc.
A washed-up writer named Kakinuma decides to take revenge on a producer friend of his who became famous. During his attempted revenge, the producer's wife is killed and their son, Takuma, is framed. Takuma contacts Hell Girl but decides not to go through with it. Shortly after this the producer is assaulted by Kakinuma. But before he can kill Takuma, his ex-lover sends him to hell because he kicked her down the stairs and killed their unborn child. Because of Kakinuma's disappearance Takuma is accused assaulting his father. This show is significant because it introduces character Takuma Kurebayashi, whom Ai empathizes with.
- Takuma Kurebayashi is introduced in this episode.