Bai Xiaochun’s face fell. Even as he recalled the words spoken to him from within the jade slip, the little turtle shrieked and flew back into his bag of holding.
“If you die, kid, I’ll burn some incense for you! It’s too bad that Lord Turtle just escaped the clutches of evil, only to get stuck in this place....”
Bai Xiaochun was completely infuriated. Gritting his teeth, he howled, “Shut your mouth!”
However, now was not the time to worry about the little turtle. “Listen up, you big toad! I know you can hear me! Let me go, and I won’t hurt you!
“I agree that the cultivator from ancient times pushed things too far with you. That doesn’t have anything to do with me. I’m innocent, alright!? Let me go! We don’t have any grudges with each other.... Let’s talk things over! There’s no need to hurt each other, okay? When I really attack, I frighten even myself!”
Even as his words were still echoing about, rumbling sounds filled the inside of the huge toad, and intense pressure exploded...