My mind was embarking down a dark path, as if a heavy and thick cloth was gradually covering it. But then—a strong fear suddenly clenched my heart.
Asuna. If I disappeared and left her in this world, Asuna would fall into Cradil’s hands and endure the same pain as me. That possibility formed an unbearable pain which shocked me back into consciousness.
Was this the end?
Was I going to die? Leaving Asuna in this insane world?
I resisted the gradually closing sword and the despair that reached out from within me.