The Edge of Evermore!
All breathing grew ragged. They hadn’t seen the sword for countless millennia, but its unique qualities and its previous owner’s lingering regality were impossible to emulate.
“That really is the Edge of Evermore!”
“Is he really the crown prince’s reincarnation after all?”
“The son should inherit the father’s throne, should he not?”
“Moreover, the creation token and supreme dao have not rejected him. They recognize him as the lawful ruler!”
Many vassals were already believers.
“Ridiculous!” Ninecauldrons declared coldly. “The last celestial emperor whisked the token elsewhere in his final days of scrabbling for power....