Zu Bi served the Han and was the Keeper of the Seal of State. He was present when Cao Hong and other officials demanded that Emperor Xian abdicate to the throne to Cao Pi. When Cao Hong demanded that Zu Bi give them the Imperial Seal, he refused to present it, and Cao Hong ordered him removed and executed, he kept protesting until his death.
- ↑ Luo Guanzhong, Romance of the Three Kingdoms, chapter 80
- Luo Guanzhong. Romance of the Three Kingdoms. Trans. C. H. Brewitt-Taylor. New York: Tuttle Publishing, 2002.