Last chapter recap: Ning Yi shows Elders Qin and Kang his different calligraphy styles and a new poem.
Last chapter recap: Ning Yi and Nie Yun Zhu pick charcoal.
Last chapter recap: Su Tan Er rests after all the excitement. Ning Yi learns what happened.
Last chapter recap: Elder Qin decides to make sure the Prelude to the Water Melody spreads.
Last chapter recap: Ning Yi’s poem is recited and arouses suspicions of plagiarism and buying poems.
Last chapter recap: Ning Yi’s poem is disseminated.
Last chapter recap: Ning Yi get bored on Midautumn night and decides to teach Chan’er a pop song … … which is a remix of a famous Midautumn poem.
Read the translator ramblings at the end of chapter twelve.
Recap: Su Tan Er had accepted the fact she is married and will live out the rest of her life with Ning Yi. Ning Yi still has a cold and cannot go to the Pu Part Poetry Conference at the Mid-Autumn Festival.