For other uses of Reflections, see Reflection

Lure the Tiger from the Mountain, originally titled Reflections is written by Joseph A. Johnson and began online publication on December 6th, 2001.[1] It was completed on February 3rd, 2003.[2]


Description[edit | edit source]

In this story, Ranma has become exactly like his father. You know what they say, "The apple doesn't fall far from the tree." They arrive at the Tendo dojou with the intention of robbing it out from under their hosts. Unfortunately they weren't counting on the blooming relationship between Ranma and this new Akane.[3]
Ranma and Genma are conmen. They've arrived at the Tendo Dojo with the aim of conning the Tendos out of the dojo. They need to get money to get back to China. Shouldn't be hard, Ranma will just wind one of these girls around his little finger, they can sell the dojo and split like they always do. Unfortunately the heir to the Dojo is one Akane Tendo. She has a bad leg, but an indomitable spirit and she will never be defeated. How can Ranma get into her guard, without also letting her into his...[4]

Plot[edit | edit source]

PLOT NEEDED - This article is missing a plot summary of the events of this story.

Chapter 1: Man tian guo hai (Cross the Sea by Fooling the Sky)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 2: Xiao li cang dao (Conceal a Dagger in a Smile)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 3: Yu gin gu Zong (Snare the Enemy by Letting Him Go)[5][edit | edit source]

Chapter 4: Yuan jiao jin gong (Befriend a Distant State While Attacking a Neighbor)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 5: Yu qin gu zong (Snag the Enemy by Letting Them Off the Hook)[5][edit | edit source]

Chapter 6: Wu zhong sheng you (Create Something Out of Nothing)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 7: Jai chi bu dian (Play Dumb While Remaining Smart)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 8: Fan ke wei zhu (Make the Host and Guest Exchange Places)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 9: Zou wei shang (Run Away)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 10: Kong cheng ji (Fling Open the Gates to the Empty City)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 11: Shu shang kai hua (Deck the Tree with Bogus Blossoms)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 12: Jie dao Sha ren (Kill with a Borrowed Knife)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 13: Hun shui mo yu (Fish in Troubled Waters)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 14: Ah du chen can (Pretend to Take One Path While Sneaking Down Another)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 15: Pao zhuan yin yu (Cast a Brick to Attract Jade)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 16: Ku rou ji (Inflict Injury on Yourself to Win the Enemy's Trust)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 17: Wei wei jiu zhao (Besiege Wei to Save Zhao)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 18: Jin chan tuo qiao (Slough off the Cicada's Shell)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 19: Shun shou qian yang (Take the Opportunity to Pilfer a Goat)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 20: Yi yi dai lao (Relax While the Enemy Exhausts Himself)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 21: Qin zei qin wang (Catch the Ringleader to Nab the Bandits)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 22: Da cao jing she (Beat the Grass to Startle the Snake)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 23: Jie shi huan hun (Raise a Corpse from the Dead)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 24: Shing dong ji xi (Make a Feint to the East While Attacking in the West)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 25: Jia dao fa guo (Obtain Safe Passage to Conquer Guo)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 26: Ge an guan huo (Watch the Fires Burning Across the River)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 27: Tou liang huan zhu (Replace the Beams with Rotten Timber)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 28: Mei ren ji (Use a Woman to Ensnare a Man)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 29: Li dai tao jiang (Sacrifice the Plum Tree for the Peach Tree)[edit | edit source]

Chapter 30: Diao hu li shan (Lure the Tiger from the Mountain)[edit | edit source]

Notes[edit | edit source]

FFML Posting History[edit | edit source]

  • Teaser 06/12/01
  • Chapters 1 & 2 10/09/02
  • Chapters 3 & 4 11/09/02
  • Chapters 5~7 13/09/02
  • Chapters 8~10 16/09/02
  • Chapters 11~13 25/09/02
  • Chapters 14~16 04/10/02
  • Chapters 17 & 18 11/10/02
  • Chapters 19~21 18/10/02
  • Chapters 22~24 13/01/03
  • Chapter 25 17/01/03
  • Chapter 26 21/01/03
  • Chapter 27 25/01/03
  • Chapter 28 28/01/03
  • Chapter 29 31/01/03
  • Chapter 30 03/02/03

See Also[edit | edit source]

External Links[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Post at FFML (Link subsequently deleted)
  2. Post at FFML (Link subsequently deleted)
  3. Description from Internet Archive record of Index - Retrieved 24-11-2020
  4. Description from Internet Archive record of The Penultimate Ranma Fanfic Index - Retrieved 29-12-2016
  5. 5.0 5.1 These two chapters appear to have the same title.
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