Song Jiang is a dark-complexioned man six chi tall, with eyes like a phoenix's and a big squarish mouth. He is from Yuncheng County and used to be a clerk under the magistrate in the local county office. People call him the nickname "Timely Rain" because he is filial, chivalrous, generous, and dark complexion. Song Jiang is the chief of Liangshan outlaws. Later, he leads Liangshan heroes pay allegiance to imperial court and fights a lot of battles. However, the corrupt officials in the imperial court are unhappy with him, and in the end Song Jiang is poisoned by the poisoned wine.