Wei Yan was a general of the Shu Han Dynasty during the Three Kingdoms period. He was killed by Ma Dai in the end. Although Wei Yan fought bravely, he was lonely and arrogant. , and was finally beheaded by Ma Dai, destroying the three tribes.
The “Romance of the Three Kingdoms” is one of the four great works of China, loved by many Chinese and foreign friends, we all know that there are many excellent generals in the “Three Kingdoms”, one of them named Wei Yan is highly used by Liu Bei, so how did he finally die? Today I’ll tell you about it.
Wei Yan and Huang Zhong were both generals guarding Changsha, but Wei Yan was not willing to let his talents be buried, so when Liu Bei attacked Changsha, Wei Yan killed Han Xuan, the master of Changsha, and surrendered to Liu Bei.
When Liu Bei entered river, Wei Yan fought as part of Liu Bei’s army. After Liu Bei defeated Liu Zhang’s army, Wei Yan was promoted to the rank of general of Jamaica, and after Liu Bei conquered Hanzhong, he promoted Wei Yan to the rank of general of Hanzhong and General Zhenyuan, ten years in Hanzhong. When Zhuge Liang Wei Yan was on the Northern Expedition, he had defeated Fei Yao and Guo Huai in Yangxi.
Wei Yan was a good soldier and brave, but he had a proud personality and an extremely evil temperament, and everyone avoided him. Only Yang Yi disdained Wei Yan and became a fire and water with him, and even made several moves when Wei Yan took a knife to kill Yang Yi; Zhuge Liang cherished the two, and Fei Yi often mediated for the two.
But after Zhuge Liang’s death, the conflict between the two intensified, and Wei Yan lost the battle for power, so Yang Yi sent Ma Dai to catch up with Wei Yan and beheaded him, dedicating the head to Yang Yi, Yang Yi trampled on Wei Yan’s head with his feet, and scolded: “Mediocre slave! Can you do evil again?” So the Wei Yan three clans were destroyed.
As 1 military commander with outstanding military exploits, Wei Yan was arrogant and arrogant, and did not know how to be modest and prudent, which eventually led to his fate of destroying 3 clans.