Fangirling Chinese Novels


Your Humble Servant is Guilty! (微臣有罪) – Chapter 7 (Final)


Ta-ta, the title in Chinese is 微臣有罪 (Wei Chen You Zui). I gave you a literal translation so it is quite easy to find the title in Chinese. If I translate another one, I intend to give a red herring to make your next title search a lot harder, lol. Anyway, I doubt there’ll be another one since I don’t think I can translate ancient novel well because the language is harder to understand. I better don’t destroy the authors’ hard work and leave them to people who can read Chinese so it will be more accurate. A big thank you to Hoju for helping me to translate some unfathomable Chinese terms and improve the quality of my translations 🙂

This short novel has 2 good radio dramas so do listen to them if you can understand Mandarin. Links for Drama 1 and Drama 2a & 2b are embedded.

Happy Easter to those who celebrate!

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Your Humble Servant is Guilty! – Chapter 5


This is the escape from the palace chapter. Will Ling Shu end up with Yan Xiao Wu? You’ll find out in March as I’ll try to wrap up the translation next month. However, no promise and don’t ask me to hurry up.

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Your Humble Servant is Guilty! – Chapter 4


It is time for your monthly update of Liu Xi and Ling Shu. This chapter is mainly about the hunting trip so find out what’ll happen 😛

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Your Humble Servant is Guilty! – Chapter 3


Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! I posted this a day earlier than scheduled because I know there are a lot of eager beavers 🙂 I am not sure when will be the next post because this is taking up a lot of my time 😦 By now, you should know who are the female and male leads of this story. It is obvious Liu Xi likes Song Ling Shu and vice versa.

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Your Humble Servant is Guilty! – Chapter 2


The long-awaited chapter 2 is here but chapter 3 won’t be ready until Boxing day so be patient. This a short story so it’ll end soon. If you cannot wait, then don’t read until I’ve completed it.

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Your Humble Servant is Guilty! – Pilot Chapter


Next update will be at the end of Nov.

I am still on holiday. I’ve translated this about a year ago so I might as well post it. This is my first ancient novel translation so do give some face 😛 If you know Chinese, you can try and find out the title which I will only reveal later 😛 I’ve not decided if I want to continue with the translation. It all depends on the response as ancient novel is never my forte but I always like to challenge myself 🙂

If you can understand Chinese, you will be able to find the title easily and I encourage you to read it in its original language. Otherwise, do be patient. I strongly discourage people using online translation apps to read ahead. If you want to do that, you can find plenty of other books in shusheng bar.

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