The Deer and the Cauldron 鹿鼎记2020 Episode 10 Recap
Fang Yi and Mu Jianping hurriedly rescued Princess Jianning. Princess Jianning lied that she was a court lady who had been sold since she was a child. She jumped into the river and committed suicide after she could not stand the bullying. She also showed her injuries to testify. Fang Yi and Mu Jianping believed that they were true and asked She inquired about the route of the palace, and Princess Jianning also wanted to leave the palace, so she took them to her palace.
The Queen Mother left Wei Xiaobao in the Cining Palace and ordered Liu Yan to teach him a lesson. She wanted to be so scared that she begged for mercy. She repeatedly claimed that Ruidong had given him the “Forty-two Chapters” and that the Queen Mother sent Liu Yan to pick it up with him. Liu Yan was not allowed to say a word to him, but Wei Xiaobao had to do it. Princess Jianning believes that Fang Yi and Mu Jianping are palace ladies who want to sneak away, and asks their identities bitterly. Fang Yi has to pull out her dagger and face each other. Only when Princess Jianning knows they are assassins, she exclaims in fright, Fang Yi and Mu Jianping So she knocked Princess Jianning unconscious and hid in the bathtub in Wei Xiaobao’s room.
Fang Yi and Mu Jianping just wanted to leave. They saw Liu Yan escorting Wei Xiaobao to learn the scriptures from a distance. She punched and kicked Wei Xiaobao. Wei Xiaobao yelled in pain. Liu Yan believed that he wanted to report or ask for help. Wei Xiaobao rummaged in the room, but refused to tell the whereabouts of the scriptures, and even moved Liu Yan.
Liu Yan waited patiently for Wei Xiaobao, Wei Xiaobao played a mystery, and went around looking for a scripture on the floor. Liu Yan was very impatient, so she sat on the bed and waited. Wei Xiaobao shouted that there was a mouse. Liu Yanxia was shocked, and Wei Xiaobao pulled it out. The dagger wanted to attack her, but Liu Yan caught him.
Liu Yan grabbed the dagger and killed Wei Xiaobao first. Wei Xiaobao suddenly saw Fang Yi and Mu Jianping hidden on the roof. They both drew their swords to kill Liu Yan. Princess Jianning was struggling desperately in the bathtub. Wei Xiaobao came to see what happened after hearing the news. Fang Yi wanted to kill Princess Jianning in order to avoid future troubles. Wei Xiaobao found an excuse to separate Fang Yi and Mu Jianping.
Wei Xiaobao released Princess Jianning and repeatedly claimed that Fang Yi and Mu Jianping were both assassins. The emperor ordered them to be released and wanted to put a long line to catch the big fish. Princess Jianning believed it was true and wanted to investigate with Wei Xiaobao. Wei Xiaobao asked her to go back. Changing into the clothes of a little palace lady, and going out together at night, Princess Jianning naturally couldn’t ask for it, and went back to her bedroom happily.
Wei Xiaobao took Fang Yi and Mu Jianping to the Bucoura for a while, and wanted to find a chance to escape tomorrow morning. Mu Jianping suddenly found that the bracelet Liu Yizhou had given her had fallen in Wei Xiaobao’s room. Wei Xiaobao hurried back to pick it up and suddenly saw Liu Yan’s shoes. When he fell under the bed, he put his shoes on the Queen Mother’s bed, and suddenly found a hidden compartment under the bed. Wei Xiaobao opened it and saw that there were three “Forty-Two Chapters” hidden inside, so he hurriedly hid in his arms.
At this moment, Tao Gonge quietly came to the queen dowager’s bedroom and searched for it. Wei Xiaobao hurriedly hid in the cabinet. The queen mother and a monk who pretended to be a court lady rushed back. Tao Gonge also wanted to hide in the cabinet. He saw that Wei Xiaobao was also inside, but the queen mother She was about to enter the house soon, and she huddled with Wei Xiaobao before she could think about it.
The queen mother came into the room and saw Liu Yan’s shoes and concluded that she had been killed. The queen mother found that the scriptures hidden under the bed were missing. She searched the room. Tao Gonge came out and fought the queen mother. Wei Xiaobao was shaking with fright. Tao Gong’e knocked the Queen Mother to the ground, rushed to fight Tao Gong’e, and stabbed the fake maid to death on the spot. Wei Xiaobao pulled off her wig and discovered that the man was a monk.
When the guards came to catch the assassin, Tao Gonge ran away when he wanted to. Wei Xiaobao lied that he had been ordered by the emperor to catch the rape. Tao Jine was worried that the emperor would cover up the scandal of the queen mother and killed Wei Xiaobao, so she hurried away alone. Wei Xiaobao hurried back and ran into the emperor heading to Cining Palace, and drove Wei Xiaobao over together.