A Chilling Chinese Execution
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Chapter 1. A Chilling Chinese Execution The sun had already begun its descent, casting a deep crimson hue over the small Chinese town. A crowd had gathered in the town square, their faces pale and eyes wide with fear. In the center of the square, a scaffold had been erected, and atop it stood an old man. The man’s hands were bound and his head was bowed in resignation; he knew what was to come.