Chapter 25 – Within a Cage
It felt cold and… Hard?
Something was amiss.
I’m generally surrounded by a fluffy and warm mattress that lets me sleep comfortably… Today I was awakened by an unpleasant coldness.
Rubbing my eyes a bit, I slowly rose.
My drowsy eyes started focusing on the surroundings, evenly spaced iron bars and a low ceiling that doesn’t even allow me to stand up properly…!
I jolted awake.
There was an uncomfortable feeling around my neck, a collar surrounded it and had a chain connected to a ring on the floor. That binding also had mana on it, so it’s probably a magical tool.
I’m trapped within a cage.
Taking a deep breath, my thoughts drifted to the last things I could remember.
When I was playing near the cave, some strange men appeared and poured a weird liquid down my throat that made me faint. Which leads to the current scenario.
Feeling restless, I checked the dimly lit surroundings and saw lots of other cages nearby, one had a girl with beast ears, another with sheep ears and some that looked like monsters… There were only girls though, not a single man was in sight.
Even though their races were different, they all had one thing in common. Despair, despair and resignation filled their eyes, I could see this …Continue Reading