Xuan-de: Year 6, Month 8, Day 4
10 Sep 1431
The Yun-nan Provincial Surveillance Commission memorialized: "A Du-lu, the native-official magistrate of Guang-yi Subprefecture and so on have exceeded the time limit in taking up their posts. According to the law, they should be punished." The Emperor said: "In our treatment of the distant people, we should overlook trifling matters. Do not punish them."
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 20, page 1893/94