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Water Margin Chapter Summary & Analysis - Chapters 51 - 55 Summary

Shi Nai'an
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Chapters 51 - 55 Summary

In Chapter 51, Lei Heng takes his mother and flees to Liangshan Marsh after killing an actress. Zhu Tong is arrested but is allowed to work in the prefect's office. The prefect's young son takes a liking to Zhu. One day while on a walk to see the lanterns, Zhu Tong leaves the boy to speak to Lei. While they are talking, Li Kui takes the boy away and kills him with a drug. It is discovered that Song ordered the boy be killed so that Zhu would have to join their group.

In Chapter 52, Zhu Tong refuses to join the stronghold unless Li Kui is killed. Chai Jin arranges to keep Li Kui with him. However, Li Kui kills Yin Tianxi because he is angry that the man continues to harrass Chai Jin's family. Chai sends Li Kui back to Liangshan Marsh. Song arranges peace...

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