The man seemed to have heard Wen Chi’s approaching footsteps, turned his head slightly following General Lin’s gaze.


Wen Chi saw a familiar face.

“Young Master Hua?” Wen Chi couldn’t hide the surprise on his face, “Why are you here?”

Just now Wen Chi heard those people asking about a Young Master Hua.
He thought it was some other Hua family members but he didn’t expect Young Master Hua was actually Hua Zi Zang.

Hua Zi Zang was wearing the same green clothes he wore as at the peach blossom banquet that day, with long jet black hair casually scattered behind his shoulders.
His appearance was cold, like a celestial being but when he smiled, he was like peach blossoms blooming and his narrowed eyes made the gentle Wen Chi think of the cold moon in the sky.

“It’s quite a coincidence.” Hua Zi Zang said with a smile, “Just now, when I heard General Lin talk about Young Master Wen, I wondered if that person could be you.”

General Lin who was facing Wen Chi was also surprised.
He looked at Wen Chi, then at Hua Zi Zang: “Zi Zang, do you know Young Master Wen?”

Hua Zi Zang: “I met him once at the Peach Blossom Banquet.”

General Lin laughed: “That’s really a coincidence.
I didn’t expect that everyone at our table had been to the Peach Blossom Banquet.
Everything is predestined, don’t you think, Prince Xuan?”

As he spoke, General Lin looked at Shi Jin who had never spoken till now.

But Shi Jin’s face was pale, with fine cold sweat oozing from his forehead and he seemed to be wandering away, as if he hadn’t heard General Lin’s voice.

Wen Chi hesitated and asked, “Is Prince Xuan uncomfortable?”

“I don’t know, it’s really weird.” General Lin scratched his head inexplicably and said nervously, “I saw that he was fine before, but as soon as I got close to him, he became like this, could the problem be with me?”

“I’m fine.” Shi Jin finally came back to his senses.
He pressed his fist to his lips, coughed twice and made a gesture of invitation to Wen Chi, “Sit down, you’ve had a long day, eat early and go upstairs to rest.”

Wen Chi wanted to sit next to Shi Jin and Hua Zi Zang but before he could take his seat, Shi Jin waved to him.

“This side is wide, sit over here.”

Hearing what Shi Jin said, Wen Chi had no choice but to walk over.
He silently glanced at the gap between Shi Jin and General Lin.
He was a little speechless and finally sat down between Shi Jin and General Lin.

He didn’t know if it was his illusion but after he sat down, Shi Jin seemed relieved.

General Lin, who was a thick-headed man, was oblivious to the situation, and called out to the waiter to serve the food with a big smile.

When he was about to finish his meal, General Lin caught a glimpse of several boxes that Wen Chi put aside and asked, “What’s that?”

“Oh, these are some snacks prepared by my maid before departure.
I haven’t found a chance to give them to you before.
Although they are a little cold, they still taste good.
I specially brought them for you to try.”

It happened that Wen Chi took three boxes, one for each person.

Finally, when it was given to Hua Zi Zang, Wen Chi realized that this box was slightly different from other boxes.
Not only was it much heavier but the pattern on it was also different and it was carefully wrapped in a piece of beautiful silk several times.

Wen Chi hesitated but then thought that Ruo Fang had never made any mistakes and as he had seen other boxes with different patterns.
So he handed this box to Hua Zi Zang with confidence.

Hua Zi Zang accepted it with a smile: “Thank you, Young Master Wen, for your kindness.
I will taste it after I return to my room.”


T/N – Translator is cringing…..(And internally screaming) Guess why??? Hint –> something to do with the title of the chapter.
Those who guessed, please don’t spoil the fun for the rest though


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