“What mission are you talking about?” Belinda said, with a blank look on her face.
“You’re still trying to deceive me?” Aegnis’ voice rose an octave higher, “Don’t forget that as the leader of the holy city’s garrison, I have jurisdiction over both the adventurer and mercenary guilds!”
“The Crescent Lake Acquisition mission is extremely difficult, and has a Rank 5 danger level! Even those who are Rank 5 will have to face certain dangers, and you think you can do it?”
Aegnis bitterly exhorted her: “If you’re doing this for that holy light crystal, then just leave it to me!”
“Thank you Aegnis, but I have my own reasons……”
Belinda forced a smile on her face.
“I know, is it because of Nick? Even though you haven’t gone to find him for over a year, I know all about how you ask Sofia to bring things to him.”
“Is it because of him that you aren’t willing to accept me?” Aegnis’ said in a dark voice.
“It’s not what you think it is!” Belinda didn’t know whether to laugh or to cry.
“It’s exactly because of...