Xiao Chen’s father Xiao Yi who was the governor of Shunde Prefecture, was executed for treason 20 years ago. Xiao Chen was then adopted by his master.
When Xiao Chen found out about his past at a young age, he was determined to investigate and find out the truth about what happened back then.
In the course of finding out the truth, Xiao Chen met Bai Ying Yu, the daughter of a criminal who used to be a government official.
Embarking on the same journey together, the two supported each other and these two lonely people gradually got closer……