Chapter 8 – Escape from the Royal Palace

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「You have come. Make yourself comfortable.」

「If you insist.」

Right now, Sou is in the private room where the King invited him to. Opposite to him are three men, in the center is an overweight middle age man with a long Caesar-like beard that couldn’t hide his effeminate smile. In his right and left are two elderly men, one with a mole on his forehead and the other wore a white robe. Aside from the King, Moses and Sou, the minister-like person with a mole on his forehead is also present in the room.

Is this some kind of punishment game? If only the princess is here, there will be at least some salvation……

「You are called Saotome? Do you know the reason why you have been called?」

「Yeah. It’s because of my ability.」

「You don’t possessed any special ability nor magic, even though you are a being summoned as a hero.」

「Unfortunately, it is so.」

This detestable old man King. He’s so fascinated about me having no ability. Actually, if I stop the time, I can easily pull that Caesar-like beard of his. But I couldn’t do it because it’ll bring me troubles later.

Still, did this King called me here to personally say those sarcastic remarks? This person has a lot of free time.

「Do you know how hard it is to save this continent by subduing the great demon king?」


What’s this old man trying to say?

「And I heard that you don’t want to fight.」

「Yes, if possible.」

Actually, I don’t dislike the fighting itself. I just don’t want to become a pawn that you can move whenever you please. But, let’s play along for now.

「Iya~a, I’m not an evil person. I don’t want to force a powerless human being to fight.」

「You mean, I don’t need to fight?」

「Well, if you’re alright to live as a burden.」


Is he saying that I can’t stay here anymore? I don’t want to depend on them either but they’re so desperate to send me away. Besides, how dare he say such words when he was the one who selfishly summoned me. He’s looking down on me as if he’s being generous.

Ah! If I considered it, this is actually the development I desired. Alright! The King personally provided my escape. This is a chance to legally and safely leave without being purge by the country.

I only have a bit regret about the two people, Ebihara Kotomi and Segawa Chinatsu. Although, I wasn’t able to talk to them that much but they’re both kind young women. If only Segawa Chinatsu wore a pigtails too, I will worship the appearance of the pigtails duo by the class mascot and idol. Once I imagined it, I’ve become excited. I’ll absolutely ask them someday……

「Are there something you dissatisfied with? I can’t have you stay here but I’ll hand you some farewell gifts.」

「……No, there’s nothing I’m dissatisfied with. I thank you for your concern.」

This guy is giving me a consolation money. I understand. The moment I receive the money, the tie between me and this country will be severed. If I die in the field somewhere, it’ll be unrelated to them. They played it well!

Thus, Sou was genlty thrown out of the Royal Palace.

「I wasn’t even able to say goodbye to the guys from the class. Though I want to leave after meeting those two people, I will probably meet them as they’ll stand out after they’ve become active as heroes of the kingdom.」

Currently, Sou is exploring the Royal Capital by foot after leaving the Royal Palace. At the same time, he wasn’t aware that he’s thinking out loud once again. This world is probably suitable for him. Since coming to Asgard, he became more talkative than when he was in Earth. But Sou isn’t aware of the growing anxiety deep inside his heart for being alone. Or all of them1――

Oh. After leaving the Royal Palace, I walked for while and the townscape gives me the feeling of Europe in middle ages. But because there’s magic, it’s much more developed than that of the Middle Ages of Earth……And the rate of a beautiful woman and macho man walking down on the road is high.

Now, let’s think about what to do from now on. I left happily without planning anything. I don’t feel like registering as an adventurer in this town. For the time being, let’s test the time stop ability outside the Royal Capital because it’s risky to use it inside the town. Besides, I don’t want the time stop ability to stand out and be discovered as much as possible.

At this time, Sou is still unaware. The terror of monsters he will meet after he left the Royal Capital……

Translator notes and reference:

1I think it meant that the other guys of the class are feeling anxious unknowingly too↩

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30 thoughts on “Chapter 8 – Escape from the Royal Palace

  1. Max November 30, 2015 / 12:10 am

    Thanks for the great work.


    • Jei November 30, 2015 / 12:11 am

      You’re welcome~!

      Liked by 1 person

  2. fahdina November 30, 2015 / 12:15 am

    Thanks jei.


    • Jei November 30, 2015 / 12:18 am

      You’re welcome~! Reading while sipping a hot coffee is the best~


      • lenyekpenyek November 30, 2015 / 3:57 am

        That is exactly what Im doing here. Reading + coffee is the best time of day.

        Thanks a lot man.

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  3. pristineallyn November 30, 2015 / 12:17 am

    lol… I feel like I am reading more and more of novels with summoned heroes who are unwilling to save the other world. Wordmaster, Summoned Slaughterer… what else? lol


    • Jei November 30, 2015 / 12:20 am

      I think It’s not that he’s not willing, he just don’t want to be a pawn for the kingdom or anyone else for that matter =)

      Liked by 3 people

    • Nameless Reader November 30, 2015 / 1:01 am

      Hifumi want to kill, he plan to teach them martials arts, strategy and warfare to make things interesting..


    • hayate90 December 6, 2015 / 12:22 am

      Jikuu Mahou de Isekai to Chikyuu wo Ittarikitari, or Going Back and Forth Between Earth and The Other World with Space Time Magic. MC got pissed since the king is too annoying, so he just go: “whatever, i’ll go home myself, and kidnap the princess while im at it”


  4. kirindas November 30, 2015 / 12:29 am

    Thanks for the new chapter! The chapter title made me think he would get attacked when he accepted the money.

    Liked by 3 people

    • Jei November 30, 2015 / 12:34 am

      Right~!? I thought so too. But, they’re so busy to concern themselves with him any further.

      Liked by 3 people

  5. Kazekid November 30, 2015 / 12:33 am

    Thanks for the chapter~ I wonder when he will meet up with his classmates again.

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    • Jei November 30, 2015 / 12:35 am

      I hope it will be soon. Or at least get his girls. hoho!

      Liked by 3 people

      • Kazekid November 30, 2015 / 12:36 am

        And punch the king in his greedy face!

        Liked by 1 person

        • Jei November 30, 2015 / 12:38 am

          Haha!! The fat face of his~!? It’s elastic though maybe he has some sort of reflection/refraction ability.

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  6. deadlybell November 30, 2015 / 12:55 am

    thanks for the chapter 😀

    Liked by 1 person

    • Jei November 30, 2015 / 1:06 am

      You’re welcome~! What’s up with the question marks?

      Liked by 1 person

  7. libraryrocker November 30, 2015 / 1:57 am

    Wait… he DIDN’T register as an adventurer?!? That’s at least different… XD Thanks so much for all your hard work!!!!

    Liked by 1 person

  8. canaan November 30, 2015 / 2:10 am

    wow your TL is fast Lol. thanks for new chapter & good night


  9. EaterOfNovels November 30, 2015 / 2:56 am


    But really he doesn’t want to register as an adventurer?! NO!! Different world = Work as an adventurer! IT IS A RULE!

    Liked by 2 people

    • Jei December 2, 2015 / 11:01 am

      He doesn’t read light novels so he’s ignorant to the rules, please let him off the hook this time~


  10. GonZ555 November 30, 2015 / 3:03 am

    “At this time, Sou is still unaware. The terror of monsters he will meet after he left the Royal Capital……”

    The Terror of Delicious meat? imagine leaving all those delicious Meat.. Meatbun is going to grieve now.. T_T
    also thank you for the hard work! have a free meatbun~

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  11. lucius November 30, 2015 / 4:17 am

    thanks for the chapter


  12. Favaro123 November 30, 2015 / 1:01 pm

    Thanks for the chapter


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