“All you need to do is open your mouth to beg me. I’ll buy you if you do, and you’ll be mine and mine only. But if you don’t… if you’re not willing, then you won’t just be mine…”
“I choose them… Duanmu Li, listen carefully. I choose them! I’d rather die than choose you!”
Zhan Tianbai was originally Yao Country’s “Red Flame General”, but was made to drink poisoned wine thanks to the machinations of the Nanchu Qinwang, Duanmu Li. He didn’t die, but he became an invalid. Yao Country was defeated, and Zhan Tianbai was sold off to a brothel house in Nanchu to become a male prostitute.
On the night he was first auctioned off, Zhan Tianbai and Duanmu Li’s paths crossed again, and Duanmu Li bought Zhan Tianbai. He originally wanted to “play” with Zhan Tianbai until he was completely ruined, but somehow ended up falling for him…