The Grand Lotus explained Admiral Jeong Jeong actions - his words hit the swordsman hard. Piandao's heart fell at the same time his smile turned into a frown. It was as if his intense heartache was the affect of a lethal poison. It was exactly how it worked - silently flowing through his body with no symptoms until it was too late to save him.
There was no information about where his lover was located. It was uncertain if their paths would ever cross again. No antidote could cure the emptiness inside him.