西門慶聽從金蓮，欲占其妻，沒派來旺出差，反給他300兩銀開酒鋪。 當夜來旺聽喊捉賊，拿刀出去，反當賊捉，西門慶抄家銀兩見少，定罪來旺“持刀殺主”，“挪用公款”， 打入地獄。 宋慧蓮識破西門慶誘夫入套，戀夫自縊， 亡年25， 即是背夫女， 又是憐夫女。金蓮速滅西門慶娶七妻之夢。
Ximen takes Jin’s advice, gives Lai Wang working capital to open a bar instead of going out of town. That night, Lai Wang heard the yelling “Catch the thief!”, he takes the knife out to help, but is caught as a “thief”. Ximen searches his home, finds out the working capital was short, claims Lai Wang two counts “Attempt to kill Ximen”, and“using business money for personal purpose”, put him in jail. Song Hui-lian now figures out Ximen’s setup, and hangs herself at age of 25. She is a wife cheating on her husband, and sympathetic to him at same time. Jin immediately destroys Ximen’s dream to get the 7th wife.