Chapter 12: Threat
Gu Qingluo embraced Su Chen.
She hugged him tight and with incredible force, as if she was worried he would leave again.
Su Chen couldn’t help but push her back a little so he could breathe.
Gu Qingluo was just about to speak when Su Chen grabbed her by the hand and said, “Come with me.”
He ran, dragging Gu Qingluo along with him.
The two of them ran extremely quickly. At the same time, a large group of people charged out of the Gu Clan’s residence. When they saw Gu Qingluo with Su Chen, they yelled, “Over there!”
They began to chase after the couple.
Because New Rain City had restrictions in place that forbade the use of flight, the two of them could only sprint as quickly as they could along the streets.
Su Chen sprinted away with Gu Qingluo, darting in and out of the alleyways. In the blink of an eye, they had taken many twists and turns. Su Chen finally stopped when he saw that there was no one behind them.
He turned around to gaze at Gu Qingluo, and Gu Qingluo stared at him as well.
The two of them stared at each other wordlessly.
Before they met, Su Chen felt like he had so many things that he wanted to say, but now that she was in front of him, he didn’t know what to say. The two of them just stared at each other in silence.
Then, Su Chen...
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