The Legend of Hsieh Hsiao Eh

Hu Yitong

During Hsiantsung's reign in Tang Dynasty, there was a rich businessman, Mr. Hsieh, who had courteous personality and lived in Yuchang County. When their daughter, Hsieh Hsiao Eh, was eight years old, his wife died of illness. Luckily, Hsiao Eh was as strong as a boy even without maternal love.