Ten months ago, the king of Haoyue Kingdom wanted the prince of Feixing Kingdom to marry his princess in order to strengthen the relationship.
On the other hand, the princess of Haoyue Kingdom wanted to marry Rong Jialuo.
Unexpectedly, Emperor Xuan rejected it at once as he felt the princess was not compatible with his prince, hence, he sent the messenger back to Haoyue Kingdom.
One of the Emperor Xuan's noble consorts was from Haoyue Kingdom and she was also the sister of the current emperor. The noble consort was a quiet person, hence, she was one of His Majesty's favorite concubines. However, she was found cheating one day with a royal guard and was brought to the official meeting.
Emperor Xuan was extremely mad about it and she was then given a long white silk for suicide purposes, while the royal guard was killed.
The noble consort's corpse was delivered back to Haoyue Kingdom with a simple coffin made of redwood.
The red coffin was a taboo in the ancient contine...