Forced to admit that President Tie is indeed a formidable opponent when he can't find a single sign of the corruption his father's diary described, Liu Bing has no choice but to agree to President Tie's suggestion/demand that he marries Sha Xing.
Stunned when she realizes the reason for the boys' fight, Xiao Xi stumbles away in shock.
Liu Bing tries to assure Xiao Xi that she just need to trust and wait, but Xiao Xi refuses to listen when her quiet waiting has only ended with Liu Bing marrying someone else. Sobbing as she talked, Xiao Xi tells Liu Bing that it's an end for them.
Clutching his stomach in pain, Liu Bing watches hopelessly as Xiao Xi walks away for good. The stomach pain is an old problem Liu Bing has but looks like it has worsen considerably lately.
Breaking away from Jian Che's embrace, Xiao Xi asks him to help her bury the soda can ring Liu Bing gave her as a way to formally end her first love.
Confirming with Liu Bing one last time that he really is not going to change his mind about his upcoming marriage, Jian Che tells him "Then I am not going hold back anymore. I will pursue Xiao Xi with all my might." Ignoring the warning bell going off in his head as he remembers back to the rose Xiao Xi received from Jian Che, Liu Bing refuses to change his mind.
Turning right away when she catches sight of Liu Bing's reflection in a store window, Xiao Xi hangs her head in disappoint when Liu Bing quickly ducks out of sight.
No less shocked than Hao Xue, Xiao Xi frees herself from Jian Che's grasp and runs away.
Moon River Episode 26
Perhaps feeling a tad bit guilty, Liu Bing confesses to Sha Xing that he is only marrying her because of business reasons. Not surprised at all, Sha Xing assures Liu Bing that he doesn't have to feel guilty since she has made her own choice. After a brief hesitation, Liu Bing asks Sha Xing to make sure Xiao Xi would be safe from her father. Agreeing to Liu Bing's request, Sha Xing asks him to try his best to fall in love with her in return.
Calling the police right away when he gets a call from the kidnappers, Liu Bing arrives with the police to rescue Sha Xing and Jian Che. Um... those kidnappers sure didn't seem very competent.
Giving Liu Bing one last hug, Xiao Xi rushes away with tears in her eyes without noticing Liu Bing is also trying hard to hold his own emotions in check.
After a short pause, Liu Bing tells Jian Che of Xiao Xi's plan to go home and asks him to convince her to at least stay until she finishes school. Not mincing words, Jian Che replies "What ever happens with her... it doesn't concern you anymore." Ouch!
Repentant again after her outburst, Hao Xue apologizes to Xiao Xi and tries to convince her to stay. However, Xiao Xi simply thank Hao Xue for her friendship and expresses her determination to leave.
Dismayed to realize that Liu Bing has already been booted out of her father's company, Sha Xing shows up just in time to stop two security guards from beating Liu Bing up on President Tie's orders. Finally convinced that there must be some serious grudge between her father and Liu Bing, Sha Xing pleas with Xiao Xi to help Liu Bing since she suspects that her father might be planning to physically harm him.
Jumping to Xiao Xi's defense when she falls to the ground, Jian Che's hand is hurt severely by the thug. Rescued at the last minute by the arrival of police sirens, Jian Che sits in his hospital bed and tries to comfort a guilt ridden Xiao Xi.
Ignorant of the chaos his disappearance has caused, Liu Bing believes Xiao Xi gone back home already and has hidden himself at his grandfather's place to recollect himself after President Tie has seemingly wiped away all his chance of revenge .
A specialist arrives to repair Jian Che's hand but pulls Xiao Xi aside to tell her "You are Mu Liu Bing's woman right? Tell him that I can't save Jian Che's hand completely. No one in this world can."