I can protect you,Lihua,but remember no one can protect you... from me With an unsmiling grandfather and an uptight aunt, Wu Lihua was perfectly content with her peaceful, quiet life. She wouldn't trade it for the life of a queen, and loved her family very much. However, fate takes an ugly twist. Everything she's ever known and the life she was so happy with is snatched away from her by a powerful man, who is determined to make her his. The question is, will he succeed? Accompanied with many twists and turns, along with the emperor's tyrannical mother and hateful concubine, life in the palace that every person dreams of turns to utter hell for Lihua.