When we are holding someone’s hands, we tend to believe that he is the one that will stay with you for your whole life. But after toiling all the way and looking back, you will realize you have no desire to talk to him any more. When being cold to each other, both of you become strangers again. When you love him, all of his drawbacks will become merits. But if you do not love him any more, all of his merits will turn into drawbacks.
Once upon a time, there is a man of letters made the date for marriage with his fiancee. However, on that day, she married another man, which made the man fall terribly ill. A monk met him and showed him a mirror. Inside the mirror the man saw a vast sea, on the beach of which a dead lady was lying naked. A man passed by the lady and cast a glance at her, shaking his head and leaving instantly. Another man passed, taking off his clothes and covering it on the lady’s body, then he left also. Another man came again and dug a hole, burying the lady carefully. The monk said to the man of letters, the lady on the beach was your fiancee’s preexistence, and you are the second man in the mirror who had given her a piece of clothing. In your present life she fell in love with you just to repay the favor you had done for her in last life. The one she will repay for her whole life is her present husband, who buried her in the past. The man of letters was totally enlightened.
In your last life, who buried you? Jin Yuelin found Lin Weiyin and exhausted his lifelong solitariness to repay her who had buried him in the last life. who did Xu Zhimo found? “I have finally successfully found my soul mate in the ocean of crowds. If I could marry her, it is my greatest blessing. Otherwise, it is my destiny.” It is what he said to Lu Xiaoman when he was pursuing her. He passed by Lin Weiyin quietly, as he had quietly come to her. He waved to her quietly, without taking anything from her. In order to satisfy Lu Xiaoman’s needs, he commuted between different places from north to south to teach. Later in the age of 34, he devoted himself to Lu Xiaoman who buried him in last life.
People are rushing across the Bridge of Sigh. Meng Po keeps saying to them, “Hey everyone! Please drink some soup to tackle your thirst.” Those thirsty people eagerly drank up the soup. Therefore, the one who buried them in their last life become blurred gradually in their mind. They begin to look around with great panic, looking for their beloved one in the ocean of the crowds in their present lives. Actually, when you are holding his hands, you are actually reminded by your past memories that he is exactly the one who buried you last life.
My friend told me to watch the sea in the moonlight, for the deepest of the ocean may keep the memories of your last life. I smiled to him peacefully. To stroll along the silver beach hand in hand with my beloved who buried me in my last life is the best happiness for me. I walked across the Bridge of Sigh and Meng Po asked me to drink the soup to cure my thirst. But I said no to her, for I would rather bear any suffering in order to remember the one who had buried me in my last life!