RW Chapter 99

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Chapter 99 Night talk

The witches were unable to sleep at this time, after having suffered for so long, they still couldn’t believe that they were so welcomed by the Prince. There were no fetters and no guards, the Prince even allowed everyone to live within the castle, sleeping in such spacious rooms.

Wendy had already guessed that her sisters would feel uneasy, so she together with Nightingale had went to collect all of their sisters and meet in one room. There they sat on the ground in a circle, happily chatting and calming their emotions.

This is the manner that a leader should have, Leaves thought to herself, if it were Cara, who was absolutely scrupulous, she would never have noticed their condition, or even if she had noticed, she wouldn’t see a reason to comfort her sisters.

“Sister Wendy, His Royal Highness… what shall we do?” Hummingbird asked timidly. “Our abilities are much worse than what you and Sister Nightingale can offer.”

This caused a feeling of resonance within her other sisters, who nodded to support her.

Wendy seeing this began to laugh, “Let me think, well… the first thing you all should do is to practice your ability.”

“Practice our ability?” Soraya asked hesitantly, “Does His Royal Highness want me to draw portraits of him all day long?”

“Probably,” Wendy patted Mystery Moon’s head. “You too, even if Cara forbade you to use your ability in the camp, His Highness doesn’t. Instead, he even encourages you to use and discover your own ability.”

“But my ability brings problems to our sisters,” said Mystery in a very low voice.

“Even if that is the case you still need to practice,” said Wendy categorically. “It’s to save your lives.”

“What does life and death have to do with training our abilities?” Leaves couldn’t help herself from asking.

“Yes, the witches with His Highness method were able to safely survive the Day of Awakening,” Nightingale interjected before Wendy could answer. “From now on, we can bid farewell to the demonic bite, all of us sisters can easily pass the Day of Awakening.”

All the witches were now staring at Nightingale, and for the moment they couldn’t believe what they heard. “Are you speaking about what happened to Miss Anna?” Scroll asked in astonishment, “but last time you didn’t tell us how she was able to accomplish it.”

“Yes, at that time it was still only His Highness speculation, but in the meantime, it was also Nana’s Day of awakening – all day long she wasn’t hurt.”

“Then this method is…” Scroll couldn’t speak any further, it was just too unbelievable.

“As long as we can consume all of our magic power daily,” Nightingale continued to explain, “I’m able to see how the magic power within your bodies changes, due to regular usage, your body is able to adapt to the magic and your magic reserves will also increase – while at the same time the suffering during the demonic bite will also be reduced. When it is close to your Day of Awakening, as long as you consume all your magic and keep your magic reserves empty, the demonic bite won’t cause your body any harm.”

“I think everyone can even faintly feel it,” Wendy added, “While we were always chased by the church, we always hid in the furthest parts of town, not daring to use our abilities. So every winter we lost many sisters. But this year, while living in the camp in the Impassable Mountain Range, besides for Ari and Ami everyone else was able to safely live through the Day of Awakening.”

Thinking about this, Leaves took a deep breath, when she had encountered the demonic bite while traveling through the wilderness, it’s duration was exceptionally short. “In other words, the Holy Mountain is not a piece of land…”

“Yes, the Holy Mountain isn’t a place,” Wendy nodded. “As long as we can accept ourselves as what we are, not thinking of ourselves as the devil’s subordinate, and when no longer hide our abilities, we are our own Holy Mountain.”

“Wendy had even asked His Highness if he allowed her to go to the Witch Cooperation Association camp when the Months of the Demons had ended, to tell you the news.” Nightingale looked at Wendy and softly said, “Like this, even if you hadn’t found the Holy Mountain, you could still live freely within the mountains.”

“Since everyone is here now, it is unnecessary to mention this,” Wendy smiled and shook her head, “It isn’t important if you are needed by His Highness or not. Even if it’s only for the reason to keep yourself safe, you need to practice every day.”

“If this is really the key to release us from the demonic bite, can it be that other witches were already aware of this?” Scroll asked and after thinking for a moment, she answered her own question “We weren’t the first Witch-Society. The Kingdom of Dawn and the Wolfheart Kingdom had already their own societies. We even sent them letters inviting them to accompany us on our search for the Holy Mountain, but we never received any reply from them.

Leaves gently sighed, she had the same thought but didn’t say it. Since Cara found the ancient book in the ruins at the eastern border of the Kingdom of Graycastle, she firmly believed in the Holy Mountain and took us all with her on her endeavor. At this point, the society started their long march into the exile, almost across the entire kingdom. During the journey, we meet many new sisters, but we also lost a lot of them. If from the beginning we had hidden ourselves within the ruins, would we have found the key?

“We can try to contact the witches hiding in other cities,” suggested Nightingale, “this was His Highness plan anyway. He wanted to let other witches know of this safe haven by releasing rumors. Like this, it would surely greatly release their worry.

“In the end, I still don’t understand the point why His Highness should accept all of us witches?” asked Echo, clearly confused. The southern witch had clearly suffered worse than most of the other witches. First, she was sold by her own people to a businessman of the Port of Clearwater, who then took her all the way to the capital selling her once again to the King. She was forced to learn the royal etiquette and how to dance. She even had to learn how to skillfully please a man. If it weren’t for the Witch Cooperation Association who rescued her, she would probably already have been sold for an exorbitantly high price to the hands of a Duke or Minister. Until now, her speech had still her own southern accent.

“Maybe he is just the same like those who previously wanted to buy you,” said Lily with a sneer, “Men are…”

“Don’t talk about things you don’t understand, Lily,” said Nightingale resolute and clearly unhappy. “His Highness, Lord Roland, is clearly different from all those you spoke about, after all, some of us are already living here for quite a while.”

“Let’s end it here for today,” decided Wendy and said while still wearing her kind smile, “It’s already late, so everyone should go back to their rooms and try to get some sleep. Even if your ability really isn’t useful to His Highness, he still said that what he wants is for all of you to be able to live a life in Border Town that is as normal as possible. If you want to know what His Highness will ask you tomorrow, it is,” here she deliberately paused for a moment, “I want you to accept this contract.”

After Scroll and Leaves had finally returned to their own room and closed their door, the former said: “It’s getting late we should sleep now.”

“Well.” Even before His Highness had asked about her ability, he had already arranged a room for her and Scroll together. Even so, he had said that this was only a temporary arrangement, and if the construction within the town was finished she could get her own room. But in her view, this bed was spacious enough for three people, so it wasn’t really a problem.

She took off her coat, got under the quilt and was immediately wrapped by an indescribable soft and comfortable feeling. After feeling so much pleasure from finally having a comfortable bed to sleep in, Leaves couldn’t help herself and began to happily croon while burying her head into the pillow. After a long time, she softly asked: “Do you blame Cara for what we had to face?”

Scroll kept silent for a very long time, then she sighed and finally spoke, “No one can predict the future, no matter what she later did, at least at the beginning she really wanted to find a home for us witches. Where we could live in peace, without having to have anything bad in our minds. But this is all is of no importance, you should sleep now, child.”

With this she closed her eyes and murmured, “Good night.”


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  • ambi

    Thanks for the chapter Roxerer, Jatz, and Jason M.! Roland will probably tell them of their various uses to quell their fears soon.

  • Psychronia

    These girls have no idea how amazing their abilities are. I wonder if Hummingbird can “undo” her anti-gravity, because if so, then her being a non-combative witch is BS.
    Even so, I can already imagine Lightning magnetically pulling along a whole train of lightened bombs or weapons through the skies.

    Cara was really a shame. She could have done a lot if she worked with Roland, and she meant well initially. Well, what happened happened. Let’s hope she doesn’t come back possessed or anything.

  • Neruz

    Ice has a regular geometric internal structure of water molecules that form crystals. By definition that is a solid.

  • NaoSou

    Thanks!

  • kirindas

    Thanks for the new chapter!

  • Junior Jaw

    40 $. Rox is rich.
    Even longer novels than this has lower sponsorship price xD

  • Danis

    Thanks for the chapter 😀

  • Cristian N. Hernández

    Thanks for the chapter!

  • Muhammad Bagoes Bachtiar

    Thanks for chapter

  • leacherfag
  • Khitman18

    Is it just me, or does the chapters seem so short?

  • watchin

    Lily you ungrateful b#!&h you better watch your mouth!

    • Neruz

      To be fair; the novel -does- have the Harem tag. I bet there are going to be quite a few witches in that harem.

      • watchin

        The harem tag has been added? When I looked at the tags before it wasn’t there

        • Neruz

          It’s definitely there on Novel Updates, the series is ongoing at 372 so it might be a recent development in the story.

          • redzero36

            372! Sweet baby jesus thats a lot of chapters to look forward to.

          • watchin

            Cool, because I love harems!

      • Diarek

        I for one, hate this development, when everyone have a fair chance, it might be worth the watch, but with how obvious the author shipping AnnaXRoland right now, its painful to watch from Nightingale’s POV, and that just love-triangle, imagine the drama in a harem setting.

        Another thing is the witch’s jealousy, their wraith wont stop at just a slap, imagine if Anna pissed, or Nightingale (god help us all if she get dual pistol later, then we will have to calls her Reaper)

        • Neruz

          Realistically sure, but this is a teenage power fantasy so the usual problems that occur with a harem are unlikely to be serious or unsolvable.

  • Alexus Stukov

    Jason M. TY!!

  • MangoGuy

    Also hail the donors!

  • Sherrynity

    ……I swear to God I keep force-redirected to malicious ads at least twice every hour when I visit this website via my smartphone.
    What the hell……

    • MangoGuy

      Try to get the name of the place you get redirected to.it can then be sorted out. I mean like the address of the place.

    • Light

      Try turning your wifi off when the page is loaded enough for you to read. That’s helped me with the plague of redirect ads, since ads are loaded after everything else.

    • Roxerer

      I’m very sorry for the problems. Please post/send me the link you get redirected to, so that i can forward it to etvolare.

      • Sherrynity

        It has weird link but nvm, I’ll just stop loading the page before it completely loaded.

      • Atamahead027

        i think its ip based ads.. i got this “your phonr is infected by virus” with google background (that obviously a lie) in my native language.

        • etvolare

          Yep… the way the ads work is via cookies. You get ’em once, you’ll get ’em on all the sites. I’ve told my sponsors again and again I don’t want crap ads, they’re actually getting their feelings hurt now thanks to the number of times I bash them.

      • Drejzer

        it’s rvx—something (i’m not sure exactly)

    • Fones2411

      It happened to me before. It was quite problematic. I then backed up my stuff then soft reseted my phone. Now it’s okay

    • Wrandral

      sadly this site isn’t the only one with this problem, most of the wordpress based translation sites are also afflicted by this problem

      • mllhild

        are you sure it isn’t because your browser got some malware? I never had such problems with any wordpress translation site

        • TMoD

          no, it really happens on this site with smartphones. i changed to a adfree browser on it now, so i dont have any problems now anymore.

      • Dragrath

        Really it is a far more universal issue regarding adds particularly for mobile which seems to be where most of the malware is being focused these days. Bad people are able to easy slip malicious content through advertisement mediums they can also hijack completely innocent sites to try and infest other systems. (And who knows what else) If only there was an immune system for advertisements or at the very least some sort of international regulations on what can or can’t be put in an add.

    • watchin

      Same. I hate when that happens

    • Muhammad Bagoes Bachtiar

      Use Opera mini extreme mode, it will fix your trouble

    • kl22ln

      disable javascript

    • Atamahead027

      yes me too.. its very annoying since i use phone and the ads doesnt come up as a new page but rewrote the page instead. i nead to go back and click the link again. but sometimes the ads keep coming

    • mllhild

      ? I never got this problem(no redirection at all), even to I’m not using any type of anti-addsoftware.

      • Sherrynity

        I’m browsing this site via my smartphone. Maybe that’s why?

  • Neruz

    Heh Mystery Moon, don’t worry. Roland knows how to use your frankly excellent ability, permanently magnetize literally anything, even things that aren’t magnetic. You are going to be spending so much time magnetizing engine components :V

    • Light

      Not permanent, the effects will wear off after a few hours iirc, although I imagine certain materials should hold the charge far better, perhaps those might be able to be permanent.

      • Neruz

        They didn’t say the magnetism was temporary in the prior chapter, even if it is it will be permanent on magnetic materials like iron because once you magnetize iron it stays magnetized.

        The note about how it takes her ages to magnetize each thing also suggests that her magnetism is permanent, as otherwise why would it take her so much longer to place her ‘enchantment’?

  • agila0212

    Thank you for the chapter ^^

  • fuzor100

    Thank you for the translation.

  • Wazzurai

    Thanks for the chapter

  • Oak

    Thanks for the chapter

  • watchin

    SPOILER ALERT!

    WATER IS WET!!

    • Gutierrez Edgar

      it can be solid to

      • Mimir

        Lies.. water isn’t solid, ice is..

        • the high lord

          ice is still liquid

        • Rebel Against The Harem

          Ice is just frozen water.
          Like wise, water is also a gas.

          • Neruz

            And a plasma, though I’m not sure where you’d find water in plasma form naturally. Inside stars maybe.

            • MangoGuy

              Not really…water doesn’t exist in plasma phase as the bonds would already have been broken.

              • Neruz

                The internet disagrees, ten seconds of googling found a paper published on the subject and another response on MadSci Network that claims water vapor positive ions (H2O+) are possible, apparently you can also create non-equilibrium water plasma at low temperatures (~400K) by playing with electrical means.

                • MangoGuy

                  guess you are right…sorry about that.

                  • watchin

                    You guys are seriously discussing the means of water lmao. The profoundness of my spoilers can drive one mad. Careful young ones

                    • MangoGuy

                      lol

                    • Neruz

                      Physics is srs bsns.

                    • MangoGuy

                      i know.

            • Wrandral

              inside plasma tv?

              • Neruz

                Plasma TV’s are mostly noble gas mixtures plus a tiny amount of something else like mercury vapor, I doubt any plasma TV’s intentionally have water plasma in them.

      • dns7950

        solid to what?

    • Atamahead027

      like your thing down there?

  • MOHLT

    I would prefer ‘dungeon defence ln’ type meeting of the witches.

  • Info

    i think “girl’s sleep over” for the tittle fits more

  • MangoGuy

    the chapter title tho…