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“The Peony Pavilion” is a classical piece of Tiang XianZu,a famous dramatist of Ming Dynasty, a romantic legend about a love journey through life and death.
Basically it tells the story of a young girl who fell asleep in the garden ,dreaming about a guy.
Afterward the fall of a leaf woke her up.
But she missed her dream lover so much in reality that her brain operated on the edge of chaos, eventually she died from"love sick" desperately.
Knowing and meeting with the man in her dreams,she reached an agreement with Yama(the god of death) to bring her back to life.
Later he took her out of her grave;but he was accused of grave robbing and sentenced to capital punishment.
The end is almost the same with most dramas.
At the very last moment when the protagonist faced death, the emperor was deeply moved by their love episodes and pardoned him .
In the end they celebrate the both lovers finally got married.