The princess is in love with someone of the court and now she has to decide whether she will help him live or watch him die. After the love affair is discovered the semi-barbaric king has a man thrown into an arena to face life or death. It is now in the hands of the man who looks towards his lover in hopes of her guiding him to life. But she finds this difficult to do hesitation crosses her mind. Watch the person you love be with a woman who you despise or watch him die. Jealousy plays a big role in the princess’s mind as well as her semi-barbaric nature, she’s rattled and doesn’t know what to do. “If you truly love it set it free” as she directs the man to his
The story “The Moon Lady” is about a Chinese mother named Ying-Ying who kept her truth nature hidden until the day she realize she has no connecting point with her daughter. From the day of the moon festival when she’s young, she did not get found and her family has lost her and she has never been found. According to “ The Moon Lady”, it has stated “Even though I did not understand her entire story, I understood her grief. In one small moment, we had both lost the world, and there was no was to get it back.” This shows the story of Moon Lady has resonated with Ying-ying’s story, she found out that they were similar and they are the same kind. Yet Moon Lady’s resonated with her story, so by the time she heard the man announced that moon lady has consented to grant one secret wish to each person there. Ying-ying was the only one who’s so excited about the wish that the Moon Lady promised, but as soon as the Moon Lady looked at Ying-ying and became a man. Even though, she was found by her family, she never believed she was the same girl. “ The same innocence, trust, and restlessness, the wonder, fear, and loneliness. How I lost myself. The same things were happening over and over, she was stuck in the cycle of repeating and she can never get out form the cycle. Finally, Ying-ying does not share what happened on that day and kept the secret until she dead.
This time she didn’t get so lucky. To her surprise she got past the desert in less than a month by traveling from oasis to oasis. When she finally got out of the desert she finally saw a glass bowl with water in it. When she started walking she noticed footsteps right behind her. She turned around and it was an another prince! So they both ran towards the water at full speed. They were neck and neck until the prince tripped over a rock and fell. The princess finally got to the water and to the prince's surprise she dumped it all out.
Unluckily for the soldiers, the boar was caught and the king was forced to keep his promise. Thus, the tailor gained half of the kingdom a beautiful princess and became a king all in a
The story takes place in China in times of warfare, and follows Jong’s life living with her new mother after her house is destroyed in a flood. In her very early childhood, she was set up to marry Taitai’s son, Tyan-yu, which was ordained by a matchmaker. When she finally moved into the house, she was treated as a servant. She lived to serve her soon to be husband and to please his mother. Lindo was completely miserable in her new position, but it was her duty that was placed on her to act as a good wife. On their wedding day, Lindo and Tyan-yu lit a candle on both ends, which was to burn all night to seal the marriage; if one of the flames went out, the marriage was said to be doomed, and the couple should split immediately. A servant was instructed to watch over the candle, but when a noise spooked her, Lindo quickly ran over to the candle and blew one flame out. Lindo thought this was her chance to escape her dreadful life. In the morning it was reported that the marriage was going to be very successful; Lindo knew that the servant must have re-lit the candle. After this incident, Lindo was commanded by her mother-in-law to conceive a child with her son. Lindo would lay down with Tyan-yu at night, but he made no advances on her. He was afraid. Taitai soon became very angry at Lindo for
Her lover turned and let his hand idle over the door to his right, its large silver knob cast a glow to the surface of his hand making it appear white. He glanced at the sky saying a prayer, he heard the shallow breathing and anxious fret of the maiden. Turning quickly he threw open the door to the left, unable to imagine a life without his love. The tiger sprang out, its muscles pulsing under its titian fur. It dug its protracted claws into the ground, showing its aciculate teeth. The tiger leaped and bore down on him, its claws outstretched, lacerating his chest and licking the blood that spilled out of it. Her lover screamed his flesh tearing under the tiger’s claws. The princess turned in horror to the semi-barbaric king, “Please, father
Imagine you committed a crime, usually they would have a court case and send you to prison or jail right? Well in this story the “The lady or the Tiger” you was to choose your way out of the kings arena, this might sound good to you ,but the people not so much. They had a choice of a lady that they had to get instantly married to on the spot, or a tiger, the cruelest and fiercest, to be eaten by. Even if you already had a wife and kids it wouldn’t have mattered you would still have to marry the lady if you choose her door. Which brings up the man that feel in love with the king’s daughter. He had told the king his love for her, which made him angry because no one has ever expressed their love for the king’s daughter.
Its starts off on Wang Lung’s wedding day excited for the occasion he plans a feast and takes what money they had to buy some meat, and get a haircut (keeps his ponytail). Once arriving at the Great House to nervous to even enter or talk to one
A wind rushed past as the King of the Deities exploded onto the ground, rage burning in his eyes. If his daughter were to marry it would be to a man who could fight, not farm. A cry filled the air as Mizu flew after him, desperation surrounding her
Wondering about the view, Suyuan could only imagine what she was to expect in Kweilin, but the hidden joys and sorrows are yet to be discovered. The joy was gone. Everything had turned for the worst. The atmosphere wasn’t the same for Suyuan, and the happiness was just a faded memory. Bombs soon fell upon them, making them all leave their once loved homes just to come back to it. However, in the mind of Suyuan, an idea sprang that would give her and three other women hope. The idea came alive, and The Joy Luck Club was born. It made them forget of all their worries. It united them. Suyuan left, not on her will but for a cause that is unknown. Walking away from the Kewilin's memories, left most of her possessions, including two of her children, unwillingly. But she had another child, Jing-mei Woo, and was determined to raise this one right. She was to replace her mother at the mahjong table to carry out her
Their once was a princess who lived in a kingdom. The kingdom was happy place were people live happy. Then one day the princess found out that her husband was a poor man whit no royal blood. So the king throw him in the arena that had two doors. One had a tiger in it and the other had a lady. If he were to pick the door whit the tiger. You would be killed on the spot. If you pick the door whit the lady you were married on the spot.
The white queen pressed forward and in one mighty swing felled the king’s loyal guard. The king shrunk away, a sense of vulnerability washing over him. Suddenly, one of the kings henchmen lurched forward, sword in hand, appeared behind the king, trapping the ruler. Nothing to do. Nowhere to go. The king knew it was over.
The princess told her lover to pick the right door, which the tiger had to be in. Any girl would be stupid to let the guy pick the door with the lady in it. The princess is very jealous, she does not even want to think about him talking to the beautiful lady. She hates the lady just because she's so gorgeous.
It doesn’t matter. You know why? Because the princess herself wanted to rule and she didn’t want to share power with anyone. So she set forth on an adventure. She travelled far and wide but found no solution to her problem. Rather, she was mocked wherever she went.