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Traveling to the Forest, the group wasn’t very raucous or noisy. Although Chu Rui was familiar with Ye Zifeng and the others, he couldn’t just chat casually with them. Their relationships were no more than teammates or a collaboration. The market and the battlefield weren’t very different; anyone can be all brothers-in-arms one minute, and start stabbing backs the next.
In the meager days they’ve met each other, everyone knew faces but not hearts. It was even more so in this virtual gaming world. Moreover, it would be a hassle for Chu Rui to start meaningless gossip, since he wasn’t used to mingling at all.
Ye Zifeng silently made his way, constantly observing their surroundings. If some other team ambushed them, it would be devastating if they weren’t prepared. Thankfully, the road didn’t have a lot of monsters, a path-blocking boss would be rather inconvenient.
As for the three women behind them, they were close girlfriends in the first place. During the mundane trip, they’ve naturally started to talk and gossip. In terms of chatting about fashion and makeup, women were absolutely unrivaled.
Chu Rui didn’t waste his idling time, either. He opened his ability list and scrolled through his powers, rehearsing different battle situations in his head. The Thief doesn’t have a lot of diversity in abilities, and relies on explosive power for victory; if they don’t kill….