Relentless Sword but Eternal Love
The story is set in a historical time after the Han Dynasty has been established with the help of a great strategist Han Xin (韓信230－196 BC). Queen Lu cannot stand Han and orders him and his descendants to be exterminated. Some of the Han clan escapes and hide in the Purple Bamboo Grove and take on a different surname. One of them is a young man called Wei Chung-Fai meets a young woman of the Lu Clan. They fall in love, not knowing the tragic past between their families. When Wei comes of age, he is given a heirloom in the form of a sword and is then given the task to avenge his ancestors. He sets about to raise an army to attack the Lu camp. At that point, Wei learns that another feudal lord aims to swallow up the Wei and Lu camps to augment his base in order to overthrow the king. By helping the Lu to resist their common enemy, Lu is able to bring peace to the two clans and the story ends happily with the young couple getting married with the blessings of their families, showing how love triumphs over hate and heals old wounds.