A period piece of romance, betrayal, loyalty, and palace politics during the much-loved reign of Emperor Kangxi. This story mainly follows the love life of a Princess and her growth from a naive, care-free, lovable young lady to a mature woman, wife, and mother. It takes a detailed look at the meaning of love, commitment, and happiness. The love lives of other characters that surround her are also described. The audience must ask if love and commitment require the ultimate sacrifice.