Romance of the 3 Kingdoms quantity 1 of three is the 1st half within the mammoth background of the tip of the Han dynasty.
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They rose from their knees. the 2 others bowed prior to 'Yuan-te, as their elder brother and Chang Fei was once to be the youngest of the trio. This solemn rite played, they slew different oxen and made a banquet to which they invited the villagers. 300 joined them and all feasted and drank deep within the Peach backyard. the following day guns have been mustered. yet there have been no horses to journey. This used to be a true grief, yet quickly they have been cheered by means of the coming of 2 horse buyers with a drove of horses. "Thus does Heaven support us," acknowledged Yuan-te and the 3 brothers went forth to welcome the retailers. They have been from Changshan and went northwards each year to shop for horses. They have been now on their manner domestic end result of the emerging. in addition they got here to the farm, the place wine was once set prior to them, and shortly Yuan-te advised them of the plan to attempt for tranquility. the 2 purchasers have been blissful and right away gave them fifty strong steeds, and beside, gold and silver and 1000 catties of metal healthy for the forging of guns. After the retailers had taken their go away, armourers have been summoned to forge guns. For Yuan-te they made double sword. Yun-ch'ang shaped a long-handled, curved blade known as "Black Dragon" or "Cold Beauty," which weighed a whole hundredweight, and Chang Fei made himself an eighteen-foot spear. every one too had a helmet and entire armour. while those have been prepared the troop, now powerful, marched to Tsou Ching, who awarded them to Liu Yen. whilst the cerermony of advent was once over, Yuan-te declared his ancestry and Yen straight away accorded him the favour because of a relation. prior to many days it used to be introduced that the uprising had truly damaged out and the chief, Cheng Yuan-chih, had invaded the district with a big military. Tsou Ching and the 3 heroes went out to oppose them with the 500 males. Yuan-te joyfully undertook to guide the van and marched to the foot of the Tahsing Hills the place they observed the rebels. The rebels wore their hair flying approximately their shoulders and their foreheads have been certain with yellow turbans. while the 2 armies were drawn up contrary one another Yuan-te together with his brothers, one on either side, rode to front and, flourishing his whip, started to hurl reproaches on the rebels and known as upon them to give up. Their chief, packed with rage, despatched out one Teng Mou to start the conflict. without delay rode ahead Chang Féi, his lengthy spear poised to strike. One thrust and Teng rolled off his horse pierced in the course of the center. At this the chief himself whipped up his steed and rode forth with sword raised able to slay Chang. yet Kuan Yu swung up his ponderous weapon and rode at him. on the sight worry seized upon Cheng, and ere he may well get better himself the nice sword fell, slicing him in halves. heroes new to war's alarms, experience boldly forth to attempt their palms. Their doughty deeds 3 kingdoms inform And poets sing how those happened. Their chief fallen, the rebels threw away their guns and fled. The reliable infantrymen dashed in between them. Many hundreds of thousands surrendered and the victory used to be whole.