The Arch Lich swept its gaze around the ants behind Beru and asked in a puzzled voice.
“Why is the king’s personal army attacking us?”
Beru leaked out a sound that sounded like a cackle of ridicule, before pointing to himself.
“We have been chosen by the king.”
And then, he pointed at the Arch Lich.
“And you… weren’t.”
The Arch Lich couldn’t believe it, its voice now containing a trace of anger.
“That can’t be! I shall personally report to the king, and…..!”
Unfortunately, even before the Arch Lich could finish its sentence, Beru appeared right before its stunned eyes.
The shoulders of the Arch Lich quivered momentarily.
Beru was a high-class monster that the owner of a rank S dungeon sacrificed its own lifeforce to create. Even if its overall Stats had fallen
a little ever since becoming a Shadow Soldier, there was just no way that an owner of a measly rank A dungeon, an Arch Lich, could fight
The former ant king simply thrust its hand into the shocked boss’s chest without hesitation.
The hand pierced through the chest, along with a pendant hanging on the Arch Lich’s neck.
Beru’s hand exiting from the back of the Arch Lich was grasping the pendant now. That piece of jewellery was basically the heart of the
It wasn’t all that difficult for Beru, once a top monster himself, to detect what was supplying the lifeforce to his enemy. The Arch Lich
desperately shook its head.
“No…. This can’t be….!”
However, Beru didn’t pay any attention to the pleading of his enemy and simply crushed the pendant in his hand.
“You talk too much for someone about to die.”
Along with Beru’s words, the body of the Arch Lich crumbled to dust.
FIN SOLO LEVELING NOVEL, CHAPTER 144