Chapter 703: Heart of the Blood Demon
This was his true self. Whenever he appeared outside the sect, he used clones. Be it that year in the Reliance Sect, or earlier in the Black Sieve Sect, everything were clone incarnations.
His true self slumbered here eternally. From the beginning until now, he had never stepped even half a foot out of the cave, nor moved out from the pond.
As Meng Hao laid eyes on him, his head slowly raised up and he looked back.
His gaze was archaic, seemingly filled with countless years of time. Anyone who saw him would think that they were watching time move in reverse. It was as if they were looking far into the past, into ancient times, and the stars.
“I’m already aware of your choice,” he said, his hoarse voice echoing about in the cave.
A withered, emaciated hand lifted up and waved through the air gently. Blood rose up from within the pond, moving in accord with the gesture of his finger to congeal into a magical symbol.
As soon as the magical symbol finished forming, its color changed. It was no longer blood-colored, but rather, glowed with a golden light.
An incredibly powerful life force emanated out from it, as if the symbol itself were alive. As soon as the life force appeared, Patriarch Blood Demon visibly became even more...