Murong Qian, Yanyun and Qin Sang go to the house Liankai inherited from his mother. Just like Yanyun said, there’s a tapestry of his mother’s image hanging on the wall as soon as they walk in the door.
Yanyun is annoyed by Liankai’s indifferent attitude.
Yanyun: If you didn’t chase away Rongcai because of Qin Sang, what else could it be?
Qin Sang and her father have a meal in the garden. Qin Housheng regrets being sued a few years ago. To save him, Qin Sang’s mother, on her deathbed, forced Qin Sang to marry Liankai. Qin Housheng remembers how deeply Qin Sang loved Wangping, but hopefully, she’s moved on and content with her current life.
Seeing Liankai sleeping in their room, Qin Sang examines his head to find his childhood injury.
Yi Jipei stays in the mourning room through the night. Advisor Fan wasn’t just a valuable aide but also a close friend. Thus, Yi Jipei wants to turn the funeral into an impressive occasion. He checks with Yanyun to see how she’d like to organize it.
Liankai hands over his house to Hongyu. Comparing Lianshen and Liankai, Hongyu predicts Liankai will win in the end because he’s a patient person.
Liankai apologizes for causing trouble on the mountain. He also thanks Lianshen for coming to his rescue.
Qin Sang’s mother pushed Qin Sang to marry Liankai, hoping he could help Qin Sang’s father regain political power. Once the Qin family becomes powerful again, Qin Sang plans to leave Liankai.
Huaixiu, a seamstress, arrives at the Yi family’s mansion to make funeral clothes. Spies relay the information back to Lianshen’s maternal uncle.