To the world, Yi Lian Kai is a rich playboy who cares very little about his filial responsibilities, compared to his talented elder brothers and who falls in love with the daughter of a government official 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.
Recap: Pan Jianchi fails to meet up with Qin Sang, instead it is Yi Liankai who turns up. But when Yi Liankai tries to persuade Qin Sang to forget her old lover but they end up disagreeing and arguing. In a fit of jealousy, Liankai ends up confessing his love to Qin Sang and brings her back to the Cheng Residence. The two then plot together to kill the man who caused Qin Sang to lose her mother and her father to fall out of favor, Fu Rongcai……