When Chen Geng was released from prison in 1933, Chiang kai-shek said: I don’t believe you can be Liu Bang
In 1933, Chen Geng was arrested by Kuomintang agents in Shanghai and was tortured inhumane in prison. Chen Geng did not yield to the enemy and let the enemy have no alternative.Since Chen Geng’s imprisonment, a plea letter has landed on Chiang’s desk every day.Chiang Kai-shek did not want to ignore Chen Geng’s plea, but Soong Ching Ling took reporters to the prison to interview Chen Geng, So That Chiang Kai-shek fidgeted.Chen Geng once saved Chiang Kai-shek’s life and was Chiang Kai-shek’s savior.Chiang Kai-shek loved and hated Chen Geng, and he hoped Chen Geng would submit to the kuomintang.But Chen Geng was a staunch supporter of the Communist Party and preferred to go to jail rather than work with Chiang kai-shek.Chiang Kai-shek was pressured by authority figures from all walks of life to release Chen Geng.Chiang Kai-shek invited Chen Geng Learned that Chen Geng was arrested news, very excited.Chen Geng is a member of the Communist Party outstanding generals, Chen Geng caught, is tantamount to let the Communist Party lost a talent.Chen Geng is the whampoa Military Academy’s man of the moment, he is smart, intelligent, in whampoa school was favored by Chiang Kai-shek, Chiang Kai-shek has been wanting to recruit Chen Geng.Chen Geng had been in Chiang Kai-shek’s life hanging on a line, alone Chiang Kai-shek out of danger.Chiang Kai-shek thanked Chen Geng for saving his life and invited Chen Geng to join the KUOMINTANG.Chen Geng’s preference for the Communist Party turned down Chiang’s invitation.Although Chiang Kai-shek was angry, he could only see Chen Geng into the arms of the Communist Party, and help the Communist Party out of danger in the friction.Chiang Kai-shek finally caught Chen Geng, decided to persuade Chen Geng to surrender, let him work for the Kuomintang.Chiang kai-shek first sent a group of KMT officials to visit Chen Geng in prison, hoping they would persuade him.The KMT officials, who were Chen Geng’s classmates, dressed in stiff uniforms and expensive watches, walked majestically to the door of the cell where Chen Geng was held.They saw Chen Geng’s clothes as a face, the whole person unkempt, like a beggar, could not help laughing out loud.In a tone of overwhelming sympathy, they told Chen Geng, “If you join the KMT, you will not be able to afford even a new dress.”Chen Geng looked at them with a smile and asked, “The Kuomintang is well equipped and well trained. How can it not win against the Japanese?”The KMT officials, who had just been in high spirits, were choked to death by Chen Geng. Their faces turned red and they left in disgrace.Chiang lashed out at them and asked his secretary, Deng Wenyi, to persuade Chen Geng.As a student at Whampoa, Deng wenyi had won Chiang kai-shek’s favor, and in the Kuomintang government, whoever saw him was courteous to him.Deng personally picked Up Chen Geng from the jail and took him to a hotel for house arrest.Chen Geng entered the room and ignored Deng Wenyi, picking up the newspaper and looking at it with relish.Deng wenyi was left to look embarrassed.After a while, Deng Wenyi cleared her throat, Chen Geng xiao’s reasoning, emotional, Chen Geng put him as the air, Deng Wenyi helpless.Chiang Kai-shek had to personally to persuade Chen Geng, Chen Geng a look at Chiang Kai-shek into the house, and picked up the newspaper to cover his face, let Chiang Kai-shek in the side waiting for a while.Chiang said sadly, “I haven’t seen you for many years. You have lost a lot of weight.”Chen Geng said with a smile, “Principal you are very thin, but the world’s people are thinner.Chiang Kai-shek heard Chen Geng satirizing him and was furious.Two, Chen Geng regained freedom Chiang Kai-shek Chen Geng not into the anger and Chen Geng back to prison.Chen Geng returned to prison again, not only not afraid, but also happy.He laughed at the thought of Chiang kai-shek’s exasperation.Chiang Kai-shek decided to let Chen Geng do life in prison, since Chen Geng is not willing to join the Kuomintang, Chiang Kai-shek will not release tiger.More and more KMT officials pleaded with Chiang kai-shek to treat Chen Geng well and not torture him, and Chiang kai-shek agreed.Chen Geng regarded the prison as his home, and every time when he was out in the field, other prisoners only had half an hour, he had to hang out for an hour.The jailers knew who he was and did not dare to force him back to his cell, but allowed him to roam freely.Chen Geng met other comrades in prison and often burst out singing to encourage them to persevere, winning bursts of applause from them.Chen Geng’s bold words and deeds make the jailers very helpless, but they dare not torture him, can only allow Chen Geng to do what he wants.Chen Geng in prison, Chiang Kai-shek was surrounded by representatives from all walks of life, asked him to release Chen Geng.At the time of Chiang Kai-shek’s burning, Soong Ching Ling actually took reporters to the prison report, the reporters knew Chen Geng was Chiang Kai-shek’s savior.In the end, Chiang kai-shek could only release Chen Geng in order to save face.Conclusion: The day Chen Geng left the prison, Chiang Kai-shek came to see him and said to him: “That year the Western Chu overlord let Liu Bang pass at the Hongmen banquet, finally Liu Bang forced Xiang Yu to death, I released you, but I don’t believe you can do Liu Bang.”Chen Geng said with a smile: “BEFORE I saved your life, now you return my life, we are clear.”Chen Geng swaggeringly left and returned to the embrace of the organization, Chiang Kai-shek helpless.