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【名著英译】三国演义+英文

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ChapterThreeHeroesSwearBrotherhoodInThePeachGardenOneVictoryShattersTheRebelsInDomainsunderheaven,afteralongperiodofdivision,tendstouniteafteralongperiodofunion,tendstodivideThishasbeensosinceantiquityWhentheruleoftheZhouDynastyweakened,sevencontendingkingdomssprangup*,warringonewithanotheruntilthekingdomofQinprevailedandpossessedtheempire*ButwhenQin'sdestinyhadbeenfulfilled,arosetwoopposingkingdoms,ChuandHan,tofightforthemasteryAndHanwasthevictor*TheriseofthefortunesofHanbeganwhenLiuBangtheSupremeAncestor*slewawhiteserpenttoraisethebannersofuprising,whichonlyendedwhenthewholeempirebelongedtoHan(BC)ThismagnificentheritagewashandeddowninsuccessiveHanemperorsfortwohundredyears,tilltherebellionofWangMangcausedadisruption*ButsoonLiuXiutheLatterHanFounderrestoredtheempire*,andHanemperorscontinuedtheirruleforanothertwohundredyearstillthedaysofEmperorXian,whichweredoomedtoseethebeginningoftheempire'sdivisionintothreeparts,knowntohistoryasTheThreeKingdomsButthedescentintomisrulehastenedinthereignsofthetwopredecessorsofEmperorXianEmperorsHuanandLingwhosatintheDragonThroneaboutthemiddleofthesecondcenturyEmperorHuanpaidnoheedtothegoodpeopleofhiscourt,butgavehisconfidencetothePalaceeunuchs*Helivedanddied,leavingthesceptertoEmperorLing,whoseadviserswereRegentMarshalDouWuandImperialGuardianChenFan*DouWuandChenFan,disgustedwiththeabusesoftheeunuchsintheaffairsofthestate,plottedthedestructionforthepowerabusingeunuchsButChiefEunuchCaoJiewasnottobedisposedofeasilyTheplotleakedout,andthehonestDouWuandChenFanwereputtodeath,leavingtheeunuchsstrongerthanbeforeItfelluponthedayoffullmoonofthefourthmonth,thesecondyear,intheeraofEstablishedCalm(AD),thatEmperorLingwentinstatetotheHallofVirtueAshedrewnearthethrone,arushingwhirlwindaroseinthecornerofthehalland,lo!fromtheroofbeamsfloateddownamonstrousblackserpentthatcoileditselfupontheveryseatofmajestyTheEmperorfellinaswoonThosenearesthimhastilyraisedandborehimtohispalace,whilethecourtiersscatteredandfledTheserpentdisappearedButtherefollowedaterrifictempest,thunder,hail,andtorrentsofrain,lastingtillmidnightandworkinghavoconallsidesTwoyearslatertheearthquakedinCapitalLuoyang,whilealongthecoastahugetidalwaverushedinwhich,initsrecoil,sweptawayallthedwellersbytheseaAnotherevilomenwasrecordedtenyearslater,whenthereigntitlewaschangedtoRadiantHarmony(AD):CertainhenssuddenlycrowedAtthenewmoonofthesixthmonth,alongwreathofmurkycloudwounditswayintotheHallofVirtue,whileinthefollowingmontharainbowwasseenintheDragonChamberAwayfromthecapital,apartoftheYuanMountainscollapsed,leavingamightyriftintheflankSuchweresomeofvariousomensEmperorLing,greatlymovedbythesesignsofthedispleasureofHeaven,issuedanedictaskinghisministersforanexplanationofthecalamitiesandmarvelsCourtCounselorCaiYongrepliedbluntly:"Fallingrainbowsandchangesoffowls'sexesarebroughtaboutbytheinterferenceofempressesandeunuchsinstateaffairs"TheEmperorreadthismemorialwithdeepsighs,andChiefEunuchCaoJie,fromhisplacebehindthethrone,anxiouslynotedthesesignsofgriefAnopportunityoffering,CaoJieinformedhisfellows,andachargewastrumpedupagainstCaiYong,whowasdrivenfromthecourtandforcedtoretiretohiscountryhouseWiththisvictorytheeunuchsgrewbolderTenofthem,rivalsinwickednessandassociatesinevildeeds,formedapowerfulpartyknownastheTenRegularAttendantsZhangRang,ZhaoZhong,ChengKuang,DuanGui,FengXu,GuoSheng,HouLan,JianShuo,CaoJie,andXiaYunOneofthem,ZhangRang,wonsuchinfluencethathebecametheEmperor'smosthonoredandtrustedadviserTheEmperorevencalledhim"FosterFather"Sothecorruptstateadministrationwentquicklyfrombadtoworse,tillthecountrywasripeforrebellionandbuzzedwithbrigandageAtthistimeinthecountyofJuluwasacertainZhangfamily,ofwhomthreebrothersborethenameofZhangJue,ZhangBa,andZhangLian,respectivelyTheeldestZhangJuewasanunclassedgraduate,whodevotedhimselftomedicineOneday,whilecullingsimplesinthewoods,ZhangJuemetavenerableoldgentlemanwithverybright,emeraldeyesandfreshcomplexion,whowalkedwithanoakwoodstaffTheoldmanbeckonedZhangJueintoacaveandtheregavehimthreevolumesofTheBookofHeaven"Thisbook,"saidtheoldgentleman,"istheEssentialArtsofPeaceWiththeaidofthesevolumes,youcanconverttheworldandrescuehumankindButyoumustbesingleminded,or,restassured,youwillgreatlysuffer"Withahumbleobeisance,ZhangJuetookthebookandaskedthenameofhisbenefactor"IamSaintHermitoftheSouthernLand,"wasthereply,astheoldgentlemandisappearedinthinairZhangJuestudiedthewonderfulbookeagerlyandstrovedayandnighttoreduceitspreceptstopracticeBeforelong,hecouldsummonthewindsandcommandtherain,andhebecameknownastheMysticoftheWayofPeaceInthefirstmonthofthefirstyearofCentralStability(AD),therewasaterriblepestilencethatranthroughouttheland,whereuponZhangJuedistributedcharmedremediestotheafflictedThegodlymedicinesbroughtbigsuccesses,andsoonhegainedthetittleoftheWiseandWorthyMasterHebegantohaveafollowingofdiscipleswhomheinitiatedintothemysteriesandsentabroadthroughoutallthelandThey,liketheirmaster,couldwritecharmsandreciteformulas,andtheirfameincreasedhisfollowingZhangJuebegantoorganizehisdisciplesHeestablishedthirtysixcircuits,thelargerwithtenthousandormoremembers,thesmallerwithabouthalfthatnumberEachcircuithaditschiefwhotookthemilitarytitleofGeneralTheytalkedwildlyofthedeathoftheblueheavenandthesettingupofthegoldenonetheysaidanewcyclewasbeginningandwouldbringuniversalgoodfortunetoallmembersandtheypersuadedpeopletochalkthesymbolsforthefirstyearofthenewcycleonthemaindooroftheirdwellingsWiththegrowthofthenumberofhissupportersgrewalsotheambitionofZhangJueTheWiseandWorthyMasterdreamedofempireOneofhispartisans,MaYuanyi,wassentbearinggiftstogainthesupportoftheeunuchswithinthePalaceTohisbrothersZhangJuesaid,"ForschemeslikeoursalwaysthemostdifficultpartistogainthepopularfavorButthatisalreadyoursSuchanopportunitymustnotpass"AndtheybegantoprepareManyyellowflagsandbannersweremade,andadaywaschosenfortheuprisingThenZhangJuewroteletterstoEunuchFengXu*andsentthembyoneofhisfollowers,TangZhou,whoalas!betrayedhistrustandreportedtheplottothecourtTheEmperorsummonedthetrustyRegentMarshalHeJinandbadehimlooktotheissueMaYuanyiwasatoncetakenandbeheadedFengXuandmanyotherswerecastintoprisonTheplothavingthusbecomeknown,theZhangbrotherswereforcedatoncetotakethefieldTheytookupgrandiosetitles:ZhangJuetheLordofHeaven,ZhangBatheLordofEarth,andZhangLiantheLordofHumanAndinthesenamestheyputforththismanifesto:"ThegoodfortuneoftheHanisexhausted,andtheWiseandWorthyManhasappearedDiscernthewillofHeaven,Oyepeople,andwalkinthewayofrighteousness,wherebyaloneyemayattaintopeace"SupportwasnotlackingOneverysidepeopleboundtheirheadswithyellowscarvesandjoinedthearmyoftherebelZhangJue,sothatsoonhisstrengthwasnearlyhalfamillionstrong,andtheofficialtroopsmeltedawayatawhisperofhiscomingRegentMarshalandGuardianoftheThrone,HeJin,memorializedforgeneralpreparationsagainsttheYellowScarves,andanedictcalleduponeveryonetofightagainsttherebelsInthemeantime,threeImperialCommandersLuZhi,HuangfuSong,andZhuJunmarchedagainsttheminthreedirectionswithveteransoldiersMeanwhileZhangJueledhisarmyintoYouzhou,thenortheasternregionoftheempire*TheImperialProtector*ofYouzhouwasLiuYan,ascionoftheImperialHouseLearningoftheapproachoftherebels,LiuYancalledinCommanderZhouJingtoconsultoverthepositionZhouJingsaid,"TheyaremanyandwefewWemustenlistmoretroopstoopposethem"LiuYanagreed,andheputoutnoticescallingforvolunteerstoserveagainsttherebelsOneofthesenoticeswaspostedupinthecountyofZhuo,wherelivedonemanofhighspiritThismanwasnomerebookishscholar,norfoundheanypleasureinstudyButhewasliberalandamiable,albeitamanoffewwords,hidingallfeelingunderacalmexteriorHehadalwayscherishedayearningforhighenterpriseandhadcultivatedthefriendshipofhumansofmarkHewastallofstatureHisearswerelong,thelobestouchinghisshoulders,andhishandshungdownbelowhiskneesHiseyeswereverybigandprominentsothathecouldseebackwardpasthisearsHiscomplexionwasasclearasjade,andhehadrichredlipsHewasadescendantofPrinceShengofZhongshanwhosefatherwastheEmperorJing*,thefourthemperoroftheHanDynastyHisnamewasLiuBeiManyyearsbefore,oneofhisforbearshadbeenthegovernorofthatverycounty,buthadlosthisrankforremissnessinceremonialofferingsHowever,thatbranchofthefamilyhadremainedonintheplace,graduallybecomingpoorerandpoorerastheyearsrolledonHisfatherLiuHonghadbeenascholarandavirtuousofficialbutdiedyoungThewidowandorphanwereleftalone,andLiuBeiasaladwonareputationforfilialpietyAtthistimethefamilyhadsunkdeepinpoverty,andLiuBeigainedhislivingbysellingstrawsandalsandweavinggrassmatsThefamilyhomewasinavillagenearthechiefcityofZhuoNearthehousestoodahugemulberrytree,andseenfromafaritscurvedprofileresembledthecanopyofawagonNotingtheluxurianceofitsfoliage,asoothsayerhadpredictedthatonedayamanofdistinctionwouldcomeforthfromthefamilyAsachild,LiuBeiplayedwiththeothervillagechildrenbeneaththistree,andhewouldclimbupintoit,saying,"IamtheSonofHeaven,andthisismychariot!"Hisuncle,LiuYuanqi,recognizedthatLiuBeiwasnoordinaryboyandsawtoitthatthefamilydidnotcometoactualwantWhenLiuBeiwasfifteen,hismothersenthimtravelingforhiseducationForatimeheservedZhengXuanandLuZhiasmastersAndhebecamegreatfriendswithGongsunZanLiuBeiwastwentyeightwhentheoutbreakoftheYellowScarvescalledforsoldiersThesightofthenoticesaddenedhim,andhesighedashereaditSuddenlyaraspingvoicebehindhimcried,"Sir,whysighifyoudonothingtohelpyourcountry"Turningquicklyhesawstandingthereamanabouthisownheight,withabulletheadlikealeopard's,largeeyes,aswallowpointedchin,andwhiskerslikeatiger'sHespokeinaloudbassvoiceandlookedasirresistibleasadashinghorseAtonceLiuBeisawhewasnoordinarymanandaskedwhohewas"ZhangFeiismyname,"repliedthestranger"IlivenearherewhereIhaveafarmandIamawinesellerandabutcheraswellandIliketobecomeacquaintedwithworthypeopleYoursighsasyoureadthenoticedrewmetowardyou"LiuBeireplied,"IamoftheImperialFamily,LiuBeiismynameAndIwishIcoulddestroytheseYellowScarvesandrestorepeacetotheland,butalas!Iamhelpless""Ihavethemeans,"saidZhangFei"SupposeyouandIraisedsometroopsandtriedwhatwecoulddo"ThiswashappynewsforLiuBei,andthetwobetookthemselvestothevillageinntotalkovertheprojectAstheyweredrinking,ahuge,tallfellowappearedpushingahandcartalongtheroadAtthethresholdhehaltedandenteredtheinntorestawhileandhecalledforwine"Andbequick!"addedhe"ForIaminhastetogetintothetownandoffermyselfforthearmy"LiuBeilookedoverthenewcomer,itembyitem,andhenotedthemanhadahugeframe,alongbeard,avividfacelikeanapple,anddeepredlipsHehadeyeslikeaphoenix'sandfinebushyeyebrowslikesilkwormsHiswholeappearancewasdignifiedandaweinspiringPresently,LiuBeicrossedover,satdownbesidehimandaskedhisname"IamGuanYu,"repliedhe"Iamanativeoftheeastsideoftheriver,butIhavebeenafugitiveonthewatersforsomefiveyears,becauseIslewaruffianwho,sincehewaswealthyandpowerful,wasabullyIhavecometojointhearmyhere"ThenLiuBeitoldGuanYuhisownintentions,andallthreewentawaytoZhangFei'sfarmwheretheycouldtalkoverthegrandprojectSaidZhangFei,"ThepeachtreesintheorchardbehindthehousearejustinfullflowerTomorrowwewillinstituteasacrificethereandsolemnlydeclareourintentionbeforeHeavenandEarth,andwethreewillswearbrotherhoodandunityofaimsandsentiments:Thuswillweenteruponourgreattask"BothLiuBeiandGuanYugladlyagreedAllthreebeingofonemind,nextdaytheypreparedthesacrifices,ablackox,awhitehorse,andwineforlibationBeneaththesmokeoftheincenseburningonthealtar,theybowedtheirheadsandrecitedthisoath:"WethreeLiuBei,GuanYu,andZhangFeithoughofdifferentfamilies,swearbrotherhood,andpromisemutualhelptooneendWewillrescueeachotherindifficultywewillaideachotherindangerWesweartoservethestateandsavethepeopleWeasknotthesamedayofbirth,butweseektodietogetherMayHeaven,theallruling,andEarth,theallproducing,readourheartsIfweturnasidefromrighteousnessorforgetkindliness,mayHeavenandHumansmiteus!"TheyrosefromtheirkneesThetwoothersbowedbeforeLiuBeiastheirelderbrother,andZhangFeiwastobetheyoungestofthetrioThissolemnceremonyperformed,theyslewotheroxenandmadeafeasttowhichtheyinvitedthevillagersThreehundredjoinedthem,andallfeastedanddrankdeepinthePeachGardenThenextdayweaponsweremusteredButtherewerenohorsestorideThiswasarealgriefButsoontheywerecheeredbythearrivaloftwohorsedealerswithadroveofhorses"ThusdoesHeavenhelpus!"saidLiuBeiAndthethreebrotherswentforthtowelcomethemerchantsTheywereZhangShipingandSuShuangfromZhongshanTheywentnorthwardseveryyeartobuyhorsesTheywerenowontheirwayhomebecauseoftheYellowScarvesThebrothersinvitedthemtothefarm,wherewinewasservedbeforethemThenLiuBeitoldthemoftheplantostrivefortranquillityZhangShipingandSuShuangweregladandatoncegavethebrothersfiftygoodsteeds,andbeside,fivehundredouncesofgoldandsilverandonethousandfivehundredpoundsofsteelfitfortheforgingofweaponsThebrothersexpressedtheirgratitude,andthemerchantstooktheirleaveThenblacksmithsweresummonedtoforgeweaponsForLiuBeitheymadeapairofancientswordsforGuanYutheyfashionedalonghandled,curvebladecalledGreenDragonSaber,whichweighedafullonehundredtwentypoundsandforZhangFeitheycreatedatenfootspearcalledSerpentHalberdEachtoohadahelmetandfullarmorWhenweaponswereready,thetroop,nowfivehundredstrong,marchedtoCommanderZhouJing,whopresentedthemtoImperialProtectorLiuYanWhentheceremonyofintroductionwasover,LiuBeideclaredhisancestry,andLiuYanatonceaccordedhimtheesteemduetoarelationBeforemanydaysitwasannouncedthattherebellionhadactuallybrokenout,andaYellowScarveschieftain,ChengYuanzhi,hadinvadedtheregionwithabodyoffiftythousandrebelsLiuYanbadeZhouJingandthethreebrotherstogoouttoopposethemwiththefivehundredtroopsLiuBeijoyfullyundertooktoleadthevanandmarchedtothefootoftheDaxingHillswheretheysawtherebelsTherebelsworetheirhairflyingabouttheirshoulders,andtheirforeheadswereboundwithyellowscarvesWhenthetwoarmieshadbeendrawnupoppositeeachother,LiuBeirodetothefront,GuanYutohisleft,ZhangFeitohisrightFlourishinghiswhip,LiuBeibegantohurlreproachesattherebels,crying,"Omalcontents!Whynotdismountandbebound"TheirleaderChengYuanzhi,fullofrage,sentoutonegeneral,DengMao,tobeginthebattleAtoncerodeforwardZhangFei,hisserpenthalberdpoisedtostrikeOnethrustandDengMaorolledoffhishorse,piercedthroughtheheartAtthisChengYuanzhihimselfwhippeduphissteedandrodeforthwithswordraisedreadytoslayZhangFeiButGuanYuswunguphisponderousgreendragonsaberandrodeatChengYuanzhiAtthesight,fearseizeduponChengYuanzhi,andbeforehecoulddefendhimself,thegreatsaberfell,cuttinghiminhalvesTwoheroesnewtowar'salarms,RideboldlyforthtotrytheirarmsTheirdoughtydeedsthreekingdomstell,AndpoetssinghowthesebefellTheirleaderfallen,therebelsthrewawaytheirweaponsandfledTheofficialsoldiersdashedinamongthemManythousandssurrenderedandthevictorywascompleteThusthispartoftherebellionwasbrokenupOntheirreturn,LiuYanpersonallymetthemanddistributedrewardsButthenextday,letterscamefromImperialProtectorGongJingofQingzhouRegionsayingthattherebelswerelayingsiegetothechiefcityanditwasnearfallingHelpwasneededquickly"Iwillgo,"saidLiuBeiassoonasheheardthenewsAndhesetoutatoncewithhisownsoldiers,reinforcedbyabodyoffivethousandunderZhouJingTherebels,seeinghelpcoming,atonceattackedmostfiercelyTherelievingforcebeingcomparativelysmallcouldnotprevailandretiredsometenmiles,wheretheymadeacamp"Theyaremanyandwebutfew,"saidLiuBeitohisbrothers"Wecanonlybeatthembysuperiorstrategy"SotheypreparedanambushGuanYuandZhangFei,eachwithagoodlyparty,wentbehindthehills,rightandleft,andtherehidWhenthegongsbeattheyweretomoveouttosupportthemainarmyThesepreparationsmade,thedrumsrollednoisilyforLiuBeitoadvanceTherebelsalsocameforwardButLiuBeisuddenlyretiredThinkingthiswastheirchance,therebelspressedforwardandwereledoverthehillsThensuddenlythegongssoundedfortheambushGuanYuandZhangFeipouredoutfromrightandleftasLiuBeifacedaroundtomeettherebelsUnderthreesideattack,therebelslostheavilyandfledtothewallsofQingzhouCityButImperialProtectorGongJingledoutanarmedbodytoattackthem,andtherebelswereentirelydefeatedandmanyslainQingzhouwasnolongerindangerThoughfierceastigerssoldiersbe,BattlearewonbystrategyAherocomeshegainsrenown,AlreadydestinedforacrownAfterthecelebrationsinhonorofvictorywereover,CommanderZhouJingproposedtoreturntoYouzhouButLiuBeisaid,"WeareinformedthatImperialCommanderLuZhihasbeenstrugglingwithahordeofrebelsledbyZhangJueatGuangzongLuZhiwasoncemyteacher,andIwanttogohelphim"SoLiuBeiandZhouJingseparated,andthethreebrotherswiththeirtroopsm

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