Martial King’s Retired Life – Vol. 13 Ch. 162

Green Plum Armenian Plum

Summer dazzles.

Armenian plums shine.

Golden clouds drift.

Winds gently brush.

Quarter past noon, a maiden comes by,

You are all familiar with her name – Shen Yiren.

With a hand on her sword hilt, her … Read more

Martial King’s Retired Life – Vol. 13 Ch. 161

Where Should a Dislodged Head Go?

At the same time the sun erased the mirage, Seventeen Hidden Dragons’ third and fourth ranks showed up at a small forest outside the capital. They never arranged to meet up at the same … Read more

Martial King’s Retired Life – Vol. 13 Ch. 160

His Majesty’s Firm Stance

Aiming his finger at the mirage above, Emperor Yuansheng firmly asserted, “You won’t have your way! I know exactly what you’re aiming for. You want to blackmail me into abdicating in exchange for their lives. You … Read more

Martial King’s Retired Life – Vol. 13 Ch. 159

Blackmail Bargain

Had it not been too perilous to delay, Emperor Yuansheng wouldn’t have granted the Qilin Guards all the power. It was something he kept to himself, so Jiang Chen exposing it compelled all the officials to turn to … Read more

Martial King’s Retired Life – Vol. 13 Ch. 158

Long Distance Chat and Threat

All of a sudden, there was a ceaseless influx of eunuchs reporting that officials requested an audience. Those who heard what their subordinates deciphered from Jiang Chen’s lips bolted straight out their doors. With the … Read more

Martial King’s Retired Life – Vol. 13 Ch. 157

Brazen Confrontation

There were no seats for the practices and formalities of scholars were seldom observed in Wutui Palace. Therefore, eunuchs had to bring in chairs.

Song Chi expressed, “Zi Li is ashamed for he has not paid both of … Read more

Martial King’s Retired Life – Vol. 13 Ch. 156

A Hard Search for Countermeasures

The sun high in the sky was enthusiastic about driving out the remnants of darkness today.

he capital enjoyed peace again following Yi Ya stamping out the troublemakers. The unorthodox faction members who couldn’t escape … Read more

Martial King’s Retired Life – Vol. 13 Ch. 155

Surreptitiously Sharing Secret Schemes

Today, the sunshine was in the bones. The cicadas’ voices sounded as though they were trapped in a heated cauldron and pleading for help with their last breaths. While a frog would occasionally make a ripple … Read more

Martial King’s Retired Life – Vol. 13 Ch. 154

Unfaithful Hands

During Hong Jiu’s slumber, he had all sorts of wild dreams, such as running from monsters on Mount Daluo’s mountains, being teleported to a city rampart to witness a war taking place, eating a whipping hook from Ming … Read more

Martial King’s Retired Life – Vol. 13 Ch. 153

Fighting the Ugliest Fight and Scoring the Cutest Girl

What transpired could no longer be classified as a martial arts contest or a war because the former had no aesthetic value or thrill, and it didn’t have the violence or … Read more