I wouldn't have.
Knowing that I was less important to Wu than Gan Ning, I would basically be signing my own death warrant.
Zhou Lide wrote:"There was nothing to be said, and Huang Zu turned his horse to escape. But Gan Ning thrust aside his troops and himself rode in pursuit. Then he heard a shouting in his rear and saw General Cheng Pu coming up. Fearing lest this other pursuer should overpass him and score the success he desired for himself, Gan Ning fitted an arrow to his bow and shot at the fugitive. Huang Zu was hit and fell from his steed. Then Gan Ning cut off his head. After this, joining himself to Cheng Pu, the two returned bearing the ghastly trophy to their lord. Sun Quan ordered them to place it in a box to be taken back home and offered as a sacrifice to the manes of his father.
Having rewarded the soldiers for the victory and promoted Gan Ning, Sun Quan next discussed the advisability of sending a force to hold Jiangxia."
Now Gan Ning already having been promoted before the banquet, and Ling Tong being a nothing at this point dictates in at least my mind, Wu valued him enough for me to put aside my personal grudges and let bygones be bygones.
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