Paragon of Sin

Chapter 550: Still Alive?

Baozhai had regained her stomach and heart to look at him in curiosity. 

’Could Wu Yu have kept his soul alive? ’ A fearsome killing intent flared within his eyes for a moment, causing Wu Baozhai to experience a vicious chill so terrifying that she almost lost control of herself. But when she noted his gaze was locked onto her ring, her entire body relaxed.

Wu Baozhai was about to remove the entire ring, but Wei Wuyin looked away and went back to inspect Long Chen ’s body with other methods. This causes her to feel greatly co fused. She asked Wu Yu, ”What was that about? ”

Wu Yu responded briefly, ”He thought I kept Long Chen ’s soul. ”

Kept his soul?! Wu Baozhai was shocked, but then she thought about Hong Ru. The girl had been killed before everyone, eaten in half by a beast and crunched into nothing, yet she was resurrected by Wei Wuyin. 

”Did you? ” 

”No. He ’s dead. ” Wu Yu said, and then his aura receded completely into the ring. The grief contained in his voice was not false, so Wu Baozhai believed him. If so, why would Wei Wuyin think that Long Chen ’s soul still remained? 

Qing Qiumu walked towards Wei Wuyin. Seeing the strange actions of Wei Wuyin bewildered her. ”Are you looking for something? ” When she asked this, her eyes turned to Long Chen ’s dripping head that was held casually by Wei Wuyin. She gulped a little.

Wei Wuyin glanced at Qing Qiumu. He wasn ’t in the mood to talk or joke around as usual, finding this entire situation outrageous! Did a Mystic Ascendant Realm cultivator arrive in the starfield and act without his notice? Was Long Chen ’s soul taken away?!

”All of you leave. I ’ve taken control of the Grandquake Array. For now, rest in the city and await further orders. ” Wei Wuyin directly ordered Tuo Bihan. With a flick of his finger, a grey-colored square-shaped emblem with concentric rings at the center was sent to Tuo Bihan. It was the Commanding Array Key for the Grandquake Array. 

After saying this, he gave Qing Qiumu a comforting smile, glancing at Xue Yifei and Wu Baozhai. With a step, he vanished from everyone ’s sight like a ghost. After using Spatial Shift to travel for roughly a thousand miles, Wei Wuyin held up Long Chen ’s headless corpse and head.

With a clench of his hands, he infused a bit of power within them.

BOOM!

The head and body exploded into pieces of flesh and bones. The scattered pieces floated before him as he used his Celestial Eyes to observe every trace of Long Chen ’s body. Yet after this, he found nothing. ”My instincts are rarely wrong. Whatever is preventing you from truly dying is here. I know it. ” 

He scoured for an entire hour, yet he found absolutely nothing. 

Karmic Luck Value: 944.6.

First Calamity: Survived – 7/7.

Second Calamity: Suppressed – 4 Years.

”You ’re definitely dead! I need you to speed up! I NEED TO KNOW! ” Wei Wuyin roared in anger, a very rare sight. His eyes lifted to observe the Worldly Trend. There was only eleven days until the statfield met the cause of its eventual demise! 

This eventuality was unstoppable, even Wang Yutian had said those words. In terms of cultivation, he likely exceeded even those Ascended guardians. 

The reason for killing Long Chen was threefold. Firstly, while he wasn ’t a threat to him, his deranged mentality and status was dangerous to his Valkyries. If he decided to seek revenge by attempting to harm or kill a lover of his, it would be too late to regret. 

Secondly, Long Chen had the aura of an Ascendant on him. He had certainly killed a subordinate of his during the trial. While he didn ’t know who, it didn ’t matter. He was a man of fierce principle, and anyone who acted against his subordinates would not get to enjoy their lives as they pleased.

These first two reasons were sufficient to kill Long Chen. However, the third was the most crucial: he needed to see if he could defy and perform the otherwise impossible or extremely improbable. The Calamities of Hell were not meant to be accomplished with a Mortal Soul, this was a fact he was extremely clear of. 

He had only succeeded last time due to coincidence. After having his mind sealed after his injury, the other ’him ’ was forced to experience unending torture of losing his loved ones to seeing horrifying futures as realisitic as one ’s breath in a frosty day. Yet the other him was nascent and untethered by emotional memories, so those events were as if they were movies or a play. 

How could that ’him ’ be affected? 

When he recalled that Calamity of Hell, he knew he would have completely failed it. He was an emotional and sentimental individual, and lived his life based on principles and morals taught to him by those he respected to the utmost.

The First Calamity held within the first floor of Hell was far too much for him. This was the truth, so how could he hope to survive the second floor of Hell? The Second Calamity that was considered to be far worse than the first? Was all his efforts pointless?

Now, faced with everyone and everything telling him its impossible to stop this ruin, feeling this deeply within his soul, he refused to accept it! 

Passing the Second Calamity with his Mortal Soul! Not as a member of the Realm of Sages or with a Soul of True Sin! This should be utterly impossible, but if he could do so, then even facing the eventual destruction of the starfield could be overcome! 

”Wait! ” At this moment, his turbulent thoughts were struck by a shocking realization. He turned to the floating pieces of flesh and bone that was originally Long Chen ’s body and head. His silver eyes glowed faintly as seven stars emerged in each eye, each exuded a different color that highlighted and represented the Alchemic Dao!

The Alchemic Stars of Mortal Spirituality! This was the Intent infused in his eyes after concocting a Ninth-Grade Alchemical Product successfully! They were the signs of a Mortal Sovereign Alchemist, an individual that reached the peak of the mortal-tier of the Alchemic Dao!

The things it could see exceeded his Celestial Eyes. He realized this was because his Celestial Eyes grew in power as he ascended the Astral Core Realm, the last stages of the Mortal-tier in cultivation. Even though his cultivation foundation was outstanding, the Gaze of a Celestial within the Celestial Eyes of Spiritual Divinity Method seemed to grow solely from his cultivation base.

When Su Mei was struck by that strange event, his Celestial Eyes was unable to see what was happening, but the Alchemic Stars of Mortal Spirituality infused within his gaze revealed the truth of what was happening. 

With the Alchemic Stars of Mortal Spirituality within his eyes, he finally saw something different!

”Is that Long Chen ’s Soul Aura?! ”

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