Synopsis: To the world, Yi Lian Kai is a rich playboy who cares very little about his filial responsibilities, compared to his talented elder brothers who falls in love with the daughter of a military officer who has fallen out of favor. Qin Sang, on the other hand is his unwilling bride who he used every means possible to marry, despite the fact that she still harbors feelings for her crush who disappears without a word. In the beginning of this coerced marriage, she rejects all his advances and gestures of love, but they slowly develop a stable partnership through the chaos from the constant battles for land and power between the different warlords. Things get complicated when Qin Sang’s old lover returns under a new identity and becomes her husband’s subordinate. Adapted from the novel Siege in Fog by Fei Wo Si Cun.
Ep 7 recap: The family are in a chaos as Yan Yun demands for a scholar who scored higher or a similar mark as er father in the civil exam during the late Qin Dynasty to lead the funeral procession. No-one seems to be able to meet the standard in Fuyuan city as Yan Yun’s father achieved a very high score in the exam. In the end, Qin Sang suggested that her father may be able to do take the role as he scored a similar mark as Mr Fan albeit during a different time. To thank her, Yan Yun tells Qin Sang how she spent her childhood with Yi Liankai and “accidentally” reveals that Yi Liankai may have some lingering feelings towards her.