Chapter 21: Miner
Su Chen and Gu Qingluo walked through the Chu imperial palace’s flower garden side by side. Chu Jiangyu followed behind them as if he were an attendant or footman.
“Right, when are you planning on leaving?” Gu Qingluo asked.
Su Chen sighed. “I originally wanted to stay a few more days, but now it seems like if I stay for too long, our good friend the Crown Prince will die of exhaustion.”
Chu Jiangyu wore a passive expression that seemed to indicate that he had heard nothing.
Gu Qingluo nodded. “Since that’s the case, then I suppose you should head back.”
Su Chen gazed at Gu Qingluo unwillingly.
He really didn’t want to leave so soon.
But just as he had said, if he were to stay here for a few more days then Chu Jiangyu would probably go insane.
Right now, the Chu Clan wanted nothing more than for Su Chen to leave Empty Mountain as soon as possible, so that he would take down the notice. Actually, the best outcome was him dying somewhere else, bringing all of this to an end.
Of course, Su Chen did not care about Chu Jiangyu, but there was another reason why he had to leave very soon.
“You must be careful once you leave Empty Mountain. Don’t think that they are being polite now; once they no longer feel threatened by the notice, they are willing to...
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