ETL – Chapter 4

Her current image of tears contradicted the image I saw of her a couple days ago, smiling with the marquis. Either way, the princess said that someone was following her and I was getting a funny feeling. It’s the same feeling you get when you lose something or when you wake up in a different room after falling asleep.

It could have been the truth or it could have been a lie. In the end, I have to help in this situation. I just have to proceed believing that there were both truths and lies.

“My room is always closely watched. My father was being cautious for some reason, but this still happened…”

“Princess, please calm down,” Reneben said worriedly and began to soothe her.

It was hard to get a good read on the situation as the princess was covering her crying face with her hands. It was also strange that the princess showed up when I received the Oracle about a demon. Even though I had my doubts, she might actually be in trouble. 

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ETL – Chapter 3

It only felt like a short time passed but when I woke up and saw the time, it was almost time for dinner. 

Even going through this several times, I was still not used to it. Listening to the Oracle only feels like a few minutes to me but in reality, several hours already passed.

I tried to get up but my sweaty body just wanted to stay in bed. 

“Should I just go to sleep…”

What should I do about this Oracle? It was a short message but a serious one. God only presents an Oracle but never a solution. Anything related to demons was handled by the temple anyway. 

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ETL – Chapter 2

“You know that the hunting competition is coming up, right?” the prince asked.

“Of course,” I replied. Because of the hunting competition, the temple had been undergoing preparations for it. Priests were needed for their healing powers in case of emergencies.

“Nella needs your help for the reception afterwards.”

Nella was the nickname of Princess Ronella Nestro.

I thought about why I needed to help the princess but I couldn’t think of any reason. Even if I don’t know what it is, it would not unusual for me to help.

“I know that you don’t usually attend parties but I would like you to attend this reception,” he continued.

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