Chapter 691: Extend the Broken Bridge of Life Force
Half a month passed by.
Xu Qing did not return.
Meng Hao lay surrounded by coldness and deathly silence. He did not decompose, nor would he for some time. His body lay there, completely lacking any life force whatsoever.
He was dead.
Normally speaking, his soul could enter the cycle of reincarnation. However, because of the Ninth Mountain and Sea lodestone that existed in the Rebirth Cave, the soul was sealed, and could not dissipate. Furthermore, his soul did not leave his body, preventing the soul-devouring entities from doing anything other than look at him.
As time passed, they were able to see that within Meng Hao was a strand of silk wrapped tightly around his soul.
As long as the silk did not break, the larva could not be destroyed. As long as the larva was not destroyed, the silk could not break!
Life or death hung by a thread... the thread of the eyeless larva! It allowed the existence of Meng Hao's soul to be forever preserved, even if his body perished. From these seemingly contradictory circumstances arose a state of undeath which was virtually unheard of in Heaven and Earth!
In some ways, it conformed with the Soul Divergence Incantation....