- Mr. Wen did not see where the fire came from because his eyes were closed. Feeling the intense heat and pain from his hands and feet, he opened his eyes to see the fire burning the ropes to ash.
- Did this mean that he was now free or was it a trap? He looked at them suspiciously.
- "Quick take off your clothes. Hurry and make sure to tie that cloth between your legs. You must be tired, you need to rest before we continue the other part of the lesson, sir. You see my hands are sore and my sister is dizzy from hearing your screams and looking at your now miserable self, I'm afraid she and I might get sick tonight or even land on the hospital beds, and we have no money to pay the bills. And we could even be your daughters. So please help us with some money for the expenses. If you don't have all the money right now, you can sign an IOU for both of us. Here's mine." Lan brought out a paper from her pocket and Mr. Wen's eyes nearly fell out when he saw the money.