A Record of a Mortal's Journey to Immortality[B1]

A Record of a Mortal's Journey to Immortality[B1]

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Forecast Janna Chan By readreader143 Updated May 21

 

"Second Fool" opened his eyes and stared at the mud and thatch roof over his head. The quilt covering his body was a deep yellow color and had a musty smell, but it was so old that its original color couldn't be distinguished anymore.

Next to him lay his second brother, Han Zhu, who appeared to be in a deep slumber. Sounds of snoring intermittently floated over as he slept.

Five feet away from the bed was an earthen wall that had suffered from numerous cracks due to passage of time. From the other side of the wall came the nagging voice of his mother and occasionally the deep breathing of his father, who was smoking his pipe.

Second Fool slowly closed his eye, trying to force himself to sleep. He knew that if he didn't go to sleep now, he wouldn't be able to wake up early the following day, and if woke up late, he wouldn't be able to go up to the mountains with his good friends to gather firewood.

Second Fool's real name was Han Li. This elegant name was not given to him by his ...

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