西門慶雇韓道國住店看絲綢鋪，韓妻在家叔嫂通奸，被四哥們捉奸遊街， 送到衙門， 本是絞罪，豈知韓道國縱妻爭風，拜西門慶胡寫案子，叔嫂釋放， 四哥們反入獄待斃。四兄也托人拜西門慶，案子又被胡寫，人皆出獄，西門慶漁利雙案。西門慶自從當官，外玩法製，家玩男風，為所欲為。
Ximen hires a man named Han to run his silk store. Han’s wife immediately has an affair with her brother-in-law when Han is at store. They get caught and are sent to the court after parade of shame in the street. Unbeknownst to anyone, Han has silently encouraged his wife to fool around. Han’s wife and brother are to be executed due to their committing the Family-Adultery-Crime, however, the case is rewritten because of Ximen, and Han’s family members are released. The gang of four who caught and turned in the couple are put into jail instead. The gang’s families go through many channels of people to reach Ximen, the case is re-written again, the gang of four are all released from jail. Ximen profits from all the families involved.
Ever since Ximen is in power, he plays with the law, plays with yang boys, he gets what he wants.