There were no surprises about why they were so emotional. Aside from Abyssal and Nirvana, the sacred lands were uniformly conflicted about what had transpired.
The main force had only managed to recover those two locations during this period of time. Their third target had been Radiance, and their fifth, Void.
It would’ve been impossible for them to recover even half of the sacred lands in practice, since Lightford was on the march as well.
Thus, Jiang Chen’s salvation of Void was something that the faction’s members were genuinely grateful for. The same was true for those from Sunrise and Radiance.
Those who had been left...