Since Ma Chao believes that his uncle Han Sui and forces was try to against him, Cao Cao take an action to capture Ma Chao alive. Since Han Sui is trying to desribe his plans, Ma Chao is fully rebellious and with his anger to cutdown the left hand from Han Sui. Later after the action, Ma Chao escape from his army.
Liu Zhang was given a report that Zhang Lu announce a war in conquer Xuchang. Liu Zhang order his advisor Zhang Song, to choose the alliance between the Wei and Shu.
During the negotiate between Zhang Song and Cao Cao, Zhang Song couldn't accept his services. Due to his leaving from the Wei's camp, Zhang Song decides to meet Liu Bei.