In the 61-62th episodes of Story of Yanxi Palace Chinese Drama Recap, the outstanding maid Ming Yu commits suicide because of her illness, and Consort Lin steps into the trap of Chen Bi while taking revenge. Queen asks emperor to punish Consort Lin, and he has to send her to cold palace. The servant Xiao Quanzi betrays his master as well, and becomes Yuan Chunwang’s follower.
Story of Yanxi Palace Chinese Drama Recap: Episode 61
Note: From here on out there are specific plot spoilers for Story of Yanxi Palace Chinese Drama Episodes 61-62.
Consort Lin thinks about Chen Bi’s words, and falls asleep. Chen Bi looks at Consort Lin with displeasure expression. Consort Lin visits queen, but queen refuses to see her. Ming Yu doesn’t understand why queen changed her attitude, and Consort Lin guesses queen is estranged because of Chen Bi.
Ming Yu doesn’t want to involve Hai Lancha, and returns his betrothal gifts. He asks her why she refused him, and she says that she was nice to him because of Consort Lin. So they have to separate since he doesn’t have any value. Empress finds many dilapidated zithers in Household Bureau, and decides to fix it to win emperor’s heart. The twelfth Prince is hit by the zither, and cries out. Empress scolds him.
Emperor doesn’t visit empress, but Hong Zhou writes letter to her frequently. Fu Heng takes Fu Kangan to study in the palace, and punishes his son to stand at the corner of wall, because he is too naughty. Chen Bi shows up, and drops the handkerchief which Consort Lin takes. Fu Heng sees it, and flurried. Chen Bi knows Fu Heng loves Consort Lin after seeing his expression. He is upset after finding out his sachet has same design with the handkerchief.
Ming Yu wears the wedding dress Consort Lin prepapred for her, and becomes bride. Consort Lin is pleased since Ming Yu got a nice husband. But Ming Yu doesn’t want to leave Consort Lin. Consort Lin tells Ming Yu that she doesn’t want to delay her happiness.
Fu Heng gives his house to Hai Lancha for his wedding, he was intention to live in the house with Wei Yingluo, but she is Consort Lin now. Chen Bi shows up, and she is the woman Fu Heng saved. She tells him that she will remember his kindness forever, and he asks her about the handkerchief. She claims she embroiders it because she likes the design.
Chen Bi remembers Fu Heng was nervous of his sachet while saving her, and figures up Fu Heng and Consort Lin’s relationship. Ming Yu commits suicide with scissors when Consort Lin goes to prepare more dowry. Consort Lin is sorrow after Ming Yu died, and locks herself up in her room. Hai Lancha knocks at a door to blame Consort Lin, and emperor asks his follower to take Hai Lancha away.
Chen Bi tells emperor about Ming Yu’s pain, and emperor asks Ye Tianshi to tell Hai Lancha the truth. Hai Lancha feels guilty, and thinks he killed Ming Yu. Emperor worries about Consort Lin, and asks Ye Tianshi not to tell her the truth. Chen Bi suggests Fu Heng to comfort Consort Lin.
Fu Heng worries Consort Lin, and finds her at the eternal palace. He keeps comforting her since she is sad. But Chen Bi asks the maid to tell emperor about it, and makes him misunderstand them. Consort Lin tells Fu Heng that she regretted that she didn’t wear the wedding dress, so she asked Ming Yu to achieve it for her. She tears up, and emperor just passes by. Consort Lin asks Fu Heng how he found her, and he says that Chen Bi told him the place.
Chen Bi gives the sachet to emperor, and tells him that Fu Heng and Consort Lin have same sachet as well. Emperor is furious, and stops her from talking. Chen Bi is pleased since her goal is achieved.
Story of Yanxi Palace Chinese Drama Recap: Episode 62
Consort Lin checks the stuff Ming Yu left, and Xiao Quanzi tells her that Ming Yu met up with Chen Bi before she died. Consort Lin suspects Chen Bi, and visits emperor in the rain. But Mr. Li stops her, and tells her that emperor doesn’t want to see her. She has to leave with disappointment.
Consort Lin visits Chen Bi, and Chen Bi tells her that she suggested Ming Yu to commit suicide. Consort Lin takes the gold scissors Chen Bi gave to Ming Yu, and thinks Chen Bi killed Ming Yu. Chen Bi claims she did it for helping Ming Yu, and asks Consort Lin to kill her with the gold scissors.
Consort Lin thinks Chen Bi wants to hurt herself, and robs the gold scissors. But she stabs Chen Bi. Queen passes by, and asks emperor to punish Consort Lin since she thinks Chen Bi is her daughter Princess of He An. Emperor is embarrassed.
Empress visits Chen Bi, and thinks Chen Bi framed Consort Lin. Chen Bi admits it, and asks empress to get rid of Consort Lin with her. Empress thinks it isn’t bad, and agrees with her. Emperor visits Chen Bi, and looks for the advise to treat Consort Lin. Empress suggests emperor to lock up Consort Lin, and Chen Bi agrees it. So he sends Consort Lin to cold palace.
Empress interrogates the servants of Consort Lin, and wants to find the evidence against her. Xiao Quanzi betrays his master, and gets empress’s trust. Consort Lin is sick in the cold palace, and nobody serves her. Yuan Chunwang scolds her, and thinks she was so stupid to step in the trap Chen Bi made. He arranges Xiao Quanzi to serve her, and Xiao Quanzi keeps maltreating her.
Consort Lin’s face turns yellow because Xiao Quanzi only gives porridge to her, and lacks of nutrition. Nalan Chunxue takes Imperial Concubine Qing to see Chen Bi, and flatters her. But Chen Bi tells Nalan Chunxue that she isn’t qualified to talk with her. Nalan Chunxue is furious to leave. Imperial Concubine Qing asks Chen Bi to forgive. Chen Bi doesn’t expect there is still one person wants to help Consort Lin in the palace, and tells her that she doesn’t want to kill Consort Lin but someone else.
Fu Heng argues with Hong Zhou about Gao Bing’s corruption, and Hong Zhou asks emperor to watch the executing of Gao Bing. Fu Heng thinks it’s too cruel, and persuades emperor to forgive Gao Bing because of their relationship. Emperor thinks Fu Heng wants him to forgive Consort Lin, and rejects it.
Chen Bi tells Fu Heng that Consort Lin lives in the cold palace without food and water, and suggest him to take Consort Lin to leave. But he is rational, and wants to report what she said to emperor. But she doesn’t care.
Consort Lin is dying in the bed, and asks Xiao Quanzi for water. But Yuan Chunwang stops Xiao Quanzi, and asks her to beg for mercy. But she refuses it. Yuan Chunwang is furious, and orders Xiao Quanzi to starve Consort Lin.