Bu Lianshi (in Chinese: 步練師), also known as Lady Bu (in Chinese: 步夫人), is a character in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms. She is a wife of Sun Quan.
Many stories in China refer to her as a "Perfect Wife", and she is famous for being a noblewoman. Lianshi was said to be very honest, she is usually helped her family to do some guidance. She was a relative of Bu Zhi, an Chancellor of Eastern Wu. As well as she can leave more inclusion, even her own polite behavior can cause related emotions.
During the final years of the Han Dynasty, she and her mother moved to Lujiang but were forced to travel to Jiangdong after Lujiang was conquered by Lord Sun Ce. When Lianshi meet Sun Quan at the first time, who was attracted by her beauty, and became her favorite concubine. Lianshi is a beautiful woman with a faithfully, even if her husband has always to loved her. She gave birth to two daughters of Sun Quan.
At some point, Sun Quan proclaimed himself emperor, he wanted to restore Lianshi as his empress. However, many Sun officers felt that Lady Xu, the adoptive mother of the inheriting prince Sun Deng, should be the empress instead. Sun refused at the request of his subjects, but he did not make Bu his empress either. Although Lianshi was never became an empress throughout his life, the palace assistants would go to her as "empress", while her relationship was referring to her as "Lady Bu".
When Lianshi died, however, he was granted her the posthumous title of Zhuifeng Jing'ai and buried her in a mausoleum at Purple Mountain. Sun Quan dedicated his longing thoughts to her in ink after her death. A rough translation of his written thoughts are listed below.
Lianshi expressed strong support to Sun Shangxiang and Sun Quan. If any of them doubt themselves, Lianshi is someone who advocates restoring their attention in a friendly and good tone. Even though she has a close relationship with her master, Lianshi is well aware of her status as a servant. However, she unnecessary to sacrifice herself to protect them. While more reasonable than her husband, she can staying to her duties, she is always surprised when a woman or master travels to her rescue.
- She is a playable character in the Dynasty Warriors video game series.