old man glared at the group armed with weapons, “Everyone back up and behave
yourselves! They are our friends.” He said pointing to Chen Wang Ting 陳王廷 and Jiang Fa蔣發.
Wang Ting had of course seen the old man smash the heavy title with his foot.
It was clear to him that the old man had very powerful legs and he could
imagine what would happen the old man kicked or stamped on someone. The damage
would be serious! Even so, Chen Wang Ting behaved as if nothing had happened.
old man ordered some servants to prepare a meal. Chen Wang Ting and Jiang Fa
were treated to a lot of delicious food, with the dishes spread out on the
table. The old man raised his cup of wine and toasted Chen Wang Ting and Jiang
Fa. Ever since Jiang Fa had stepped into this encampment he had been very
cautious. When the old man handed him a cup of wine he jumped up to one of the
roof beams. Jiang Fa’s Qing (Light) Gong 輕功 was very
good. He was able to jump and climb up to very high places. Refusing to drink
the wine, Jiang Fa said, “I am more comfortable sitting up here, it is such a
nice view.” Suddenly, one of the other men sitting at the table sliced a piece
of meat with a knife and threw the meat with the knife still struck in it at