Mencius was asked whether his sister-in-law should stretch out his hand to pull her out when she fell into the water.

Chunyu Kun said, “What is proper for a man and a woman to celebrate when they are not close?”Mencius replied, ‘It is a rite.’Yue: “Sister-in-law drowning aid by hand?”Yue said, “A sister-in-law who drowns without help is a Wolf.Men and women are not close, ceremony also;Sister-in-law drowning aid to hand, the right also.”Chunyu Kun asked… Read more Mencius was asked whether his sister-in-law should stretch out his hand to pull her out when she fell into the water.