Magic Shot Outside the Military Camp
Yuan Shu sent 100 thousand troops， led by General Ji Ling， to attack Liu Bei. For fear of Lü Bu in Xuzhou who might lend Liu a hand， Yuan wrote Lü a letter， together with many food supplies as gifts， asking him not to help Liu. Liu， on the other hand， wrote lüa letter asking for assistance. “If I remain an onlooker with folded arms，”thought Lü， “I will be in danger after Yuan defeats Liu. But if I help Liu， Yuan will be be resentful to me.” So Lü invited both Liu Bei and Ji Ling to a bqnqet.
Lü sat bet