The Legend of the White Snake is a classic Chinese love story that dates back several hundred years. The story revolves around a white snake spirit who falls in love with a young scholar named Xu Xian. After taking human form, the white snake began to live among humans and fell in love with Xu Xian. Together, they got married and started a new life. However, their happiness was short-lived as a monk discovered the white snake's true identity and set out to destroy her. In the end, the white snake was killed and Xu Xian was devastated. The spirit, unable to let go of her love, was reborn and reunited with Xu Xian in another life.