“Miss, ever since you came back, every three days, there will be someone who start a rumor to slander you……”
“Some say you are ugly and really ill and will not live past eighteen…….”
“Some say your personality is vulgar, even rural women are not as wild…..”
“There are also people who mentioned the theft of that year. They told it like it has a nose and eyes, like they personally have witnessed miss steal the glowing pearl……”
After a time travel, she became the ancient version of Cinderella. Not only did her sister rob her fiancé, she was also send by her father to chongxi for other people…..
- Chongxi: arrange a wedding for a very ill young man with the hope that the ’event of great joy’ will drive away his bad luck and hasten his recovery
What a joke! It has always been her that slaughter people, when was it their turn to be arrogant?!
Beat her? Alright! A needle and you will no longer be able to lift your right hand!
Curse her? Deal! A kick and you’ll fall into the lake as food for carp!
Assassination? Good! Making it so you won’t be able to see tomorrow’s sun!
What? Want her to marry that demon wang whose eight wives died on the wedding night? No problem! She is the demoness of the white and black world. She’d like to see who of the two of them was more evil, who is more vicious.
Only after marrying into wangfu did she get to know that this demon wang was different from the rumors. Not only are there different kinds of poisons in his body. Every day he needed medication and at every night when it was full moon, he would endure unbearable pain. That man’s weak appearance actually made her let her guard down and feel pity. She vowed to make the one who made him like this pay a thousand times, no, ten thousand times back! It was just that this man, he didn’t seem the same as what he showed on the surface……
The synopsis made her seem arrogant, but in fact she isn’t so arrogant. She is the type of if you don’t harass me, I don’t harass you. And the male lead is just the kind of lead you’ll fall in love with.
Yi Lian traveled from the twenty-one century into the body of Murong Qi Qi. When she woke up, she was in a broken house of a nunnery beaten half to death. She was rescued by Mozun, the head of Moyu and adopted as his daughter. There she learned martial arts,the art of poison and medicine. She stayed there for five years. When Longze Jing Tian returned after a victorious battle, her father sent her back to the capital because of the arranged marriage with Longze Jing Tian. Both she and Longze Jing Tian wanted to break the engagement. After a misunderstanding created by her on purpose, Longze Jing Tian broke off the engagement. When she was free, the emperor made her princess and wanted her to marry the demon wang. Originally, the bride was his most favorite daughter, but it was rumored that the demon wang was vicious and his eight other brides died on the wedding night. So, he made the useless Murong Qi Qi the sacrifice instead and Murong Qi Qi’s father agreed. The demon wang turned out to not be as rumored and they fell in love with each other.
Murong Qi Qi/ Du Xian Er/ Yi Lian: third daughter of the prime minister of Xi Qi. She was being used as a sacrifice for the peace of the two countries and sent to marry the Nan Ling wang. She is the head of Moyu, a dark sect famous for killing people with poisons. As Murong Qi Qi, she had always wore the Water Moon Mirror to seal her real appearance. People consider her normal or even ugly and didn’t match with the number one handsome man Nan Ling wang.
Men in order of appearance in the novel:
Longze Jing Tian/Jing Wang: son of the current emperor of Xi Qi Country. He wanted Du Xian Er after the first sight, but the one he fell in love with was Murong Qi Qi. Murong Qi Qi became his dream and the regret of his life. He later became the crown prince of Xi Qi
Lian gongzi: the most famous doctor of the world. Famous for using weird ways in curing people. Rumored to have something going on with Murong Qi Qi.
Guanghua gongzi: a man famous in the world for knowing every woman’s heart. He is a designer and every piece of jewelry he designed sold like bread. Rumor has it that he was a match made from heaven with Du Xian Er.
Nan Ling Wang/ Demon Wang/ Feng Cang: A wangye of Bei Zhou country. Rumored to be the reincarnation of the demon. He was the feared war demon. Every war, he went, he won them. He is an orphan and has many poisons in his body. He was also doomed as someone unlucky cause every women he marry, would die on the wedding night, but still flowers kept coming at him cause he was considered the most handsome man in the world. He fell in love with Murong Qi Qi at first sight. Murong Qi Qi is his first and only love. He would do everything to protect her and she became his first priority.
Ming Yue Cheng: crown prince of Nan Feng Country. He was sent to Xi Qi as hostage. He fell in love with Murong Qi Qi and promised her the the place of his empress. Since he promised her that place, he didn’t take any concubine, making all the ministers anxious for the next in line. In his life, he only loved three women: his mother, Murong Qi Qi and Mu Rong Qi Qi’s daughter Feng Huang.
Mi Sha: a mysterious man who sat in a wheelchair, searching for Yi Lian.
Audiobook really recommended. The male voice is superb