After striking a deal with Chiyo’s father, Mr. Tanaka sells Chiyo to an okiya, which is a boarding house for geisha. At the okiya, Chiyo works as a maid while she trains to be a geisha. At one event, Mameha introduces Sayuri to the wealthy businessmen Toshikazu Nobu and Chairman.
Memoirs of a Geisha book summary & chapter summaries of Memoirs of a Geisha novel.
The book opens by presenting the geisha's life and family before coming to Gion. She was a young girl, belonging to a fisherman, who grew up in a fishing.