Though he sought refuge with him just last week, Xuande already chaffs at the limitations put upon him in service of Liu Biao. Cao Cao gears up for war, but while he’s preparing, Xuande gets caught up in Family Beef and shit goes south for him fast. Zhang Fei shows to be the one with a level head for once, Lord Guan pouts, Zhao Zilong remains quietly reliable. Of the Sun family in the south, there is no word- but it is only a matter of time….
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