Imma sucker for Wuxia so this is something that appeals to me.
In this episode:
>Ying is talking to Dong about him trying to find an answer to everything that seems pointless.
>Ying's freaking out over her flagging loyalty and she need to somehow get more powerful really fast. Dong argues what's the point and lays out a good reasoning for loyalty.
>He takes his leave because he can't find his answer with Ying. She looks at the Sword of Promised Victory.
>Xiao is examining Soul Edge with Gale. Gale remarks that given the right circumstances, Xiao might be able to use it.
>He's changing targets from Shang to Ying as he suspects her to have another sword.
>Probably also suspects Gale of being Gale.
>Shang and Gale meet up at a pond.
>They've been messaging each other, Shang saying that if he'd stop answering Gale would leave him alone yet here he is to talk.
>Gale wants Shang to talk about Xiao so he can screw him over.
>Shang raided the Xi You Imperial Treasury to get some swords.
>"Swords are mere tools." Except that one.
>More dangerous than Bones and Dragon King.
>Shang hurries off and Gale tells him Xiao is cornering Ying.
>Ying is trying to get back to her master in some misguided way to prove her loyalty. She laments that she has to return single handed or face death here.
>Xiao has planned all this and wants the Sword of Promised Victory.
>I am a man of the law, which means when it comes to criminals like you I can be as nasty as I want.
>Xiao taking his time + Ying's failed confidence + more whisperings from the sword allows YingPost too long. Click here to view the full text.