Rating: T. Possibly M for violence in later chapters.
Summary: Three years after the coronation, a plot to overthrow the Emperor has been put into motion. Disguised as a noblewoman, Lan Fan plunges into the Xingese court—and into a courtship with the emperor himself. Eventual LingFan. Multi-chapter. “You are my master,” she said. “There is nothing that I will not do for you.” He smiled then, sadly. “Then why won’t you kiss me, Lan Fan?"