Trash of the Count’s Family – Chapter 424 – How Respectful (2)

Raon’s pupils started to shake. He sat there flapping his wings with his jaws dropped. It was the same for Hong. His eyes were open round without moving at all.

Nobody was saying anything.

‘… My goodness.’

Rosalyn subconsciously covered her mouth.

Cale had suddenly opened his eyes without any indications of it happening. He sat up and leaned on the head of the bed with a blank expression before he randomly started crying.

Teardrops were falling drop after drop.

He had a blank expression on his usually stoic face as he continued to drip tears one after another. Seeing this made Rosalyn wonder if she was dreaming.

Cale Henituse.

What kind of person was he? Rosalyn never expected Cale to show such a sight.

It would be fitting to see him cry in anger or annoyance. Those would be the reasons she would have expected to see him cry.

‘…But this-!’

For Cale to be crying like this! Rosalyn lowered the hand that was covering her mouth that had clenched into a fist at some point. She felt as if she should say something.

It was at that moment.

“…Why am I crying? I’m not sad.”

Cale said that before slightly lifting the corners of his lips and trying to smile.

Rosalyn’s fist covered her mouth again. The corners of the lips he had tried so hard to lift looked sorrowful.

Seeing someone with a pale expression smiling sorrowfully and crying made her unable to speak. She looked around.

The way On, Hong, and Raon all stiffly sat there with their pupils shaking must mean that they were all shocked. Eruhaben who was on the couch looked shocked as well, while Mary seemed frozen and stopped eating the cookie she had started to eat while saying, ‘people need to eat.’

Cale’s servant Ron seemed to have frozen and forgotten to maintain his benign smile.

Choi Han was the last person she saw.

‘Hmm?’

He had a different expression than the others.

Choi Han had a complicated and concerned look on his face as he stood there quietly staring at Cale with his arms crossed. It was at that moment.

“H, human, did you h, have a nightmare?”

Raon stuttered as he quickly approached Cale’s side and landed on the bed.

‘Huh?’

Rosalyn could see Choi Han sighing after hearing the word, ‘nightmare.’ Choi Han slightly shook his head before starting to smile as if there was nothing he could do about it. He made eye contact with Rosalyn as he did that.

‘What is it?’

She quietly asked with her mouth, but Choi Han waved his hand to say it was nothing, making her realize that there definitely was something.

However, she didn’t have time to ask Choi Han anything else.

“You must eat.”

Mary in her black robe walked past Rosalyn toward the bed with the cookie basket in her hand.

The basket that was full of cookies was placed on the bed.

“We eat when we are sad. Eating is winning. We become sad when we are hungry. We become hungry when we are sad.”

Mary rapidly said all these things before grabbing a cookie and putting it in Cale’s hand. Rosalyn had never seen Mary being so proactive before.

“… I told you, I’m not sad.”

Cale commented with his usual stoic expression.

“You can’t trick us! You shit-for-brains human!”
“You can’t trick us! You shouldn’t cry!”

Raon and Hong immediately shouted back.

Cale was flabbergasted. It was at that moment.

Pat pat.

He could see On’s expression as she patted his hand that was not holding the cookie. Cale started to frown more after seeing her nodding her head as if she understood everything.

‘No, I really am not sad.’

This was the truth. Cale was feeling very relaxed that he even started to think that it would be okay to take peeks at these records that he had buried in his mind.

Cale looked down at his hand that was sticky from the melted chocolate from the cookie as he started to speak.

“Miss Rosalyn, how much time has passed?”

He then flinched after looking toward her and seeing her fist.

“Raon-nim.”

However, Rosalyn calmly called Raon who fluttered his wings and started to shout.

“It’s a new record! You were unconscious for 20 days, 1 hour, 32 minutes, and 19 seconds!”
“You were out for almost three weeks!”
‘…Huh? Three weeks? Wasn’t my longest time unconscious before this about two weeks? But three weeks?’

Cale quickly started to speak after having those thoughts.

“Airships, what happened to the capital?”

What about the other things? What about taking care of the Northern Alchemists’ Tower issue? He urgently looked toward Rosalyn before he flinched.

“My goodness, young master Cale, you really seem to like to work.”
“Excuse me? I hate working.”

Rosalyn sighed as she started to speak.

“The airships in the capital-”

Click.

The door opened and two people entered as she started to speak. One of them was Beacrox.

“Choi Han, I tried making that green onion pancake you mentioned, is this right……?”
‘What? What did he just say? Green onion pancakes? …They have green onions in this world?’

Cale questioned his hearing while Beacrox who made eye contact with him could not finish his sentence properly. He held the plate with this food he had never made before with one hand while rubbing his eyes with the other hand as he started to speak.

“Am I seeing things?”

He thought he was seeing young master Cale Henituse’s crying face. He was no longer crying, but it was obvious that he had been crying. He had not seen this since Cale was very young.

“It looks like I need to go wash my face.”

Beacrox then turned around and left with the plate. Cale looked toward him with shock, but he could soon see someone approaching him while looking like he was about to cry.

“Oh! Young master-nim!”

It was Saint Jack.

He couldn’t even fix his fluttering priest robe as he walked over to Cale’s bed and grabbed his hands.

“You’re finally awake? These tears on your face, are you in any pain?”

Cale couldn’t respond after seeing Jack asking with such a pure expression on his face. Punks like Beacrox were easier for Cale to handle.

“No, I am not in any pain.”
“I see. I’m relieved. And young master-nim, thank you very much!”

Jack bowed ninety degrees to thank Cale.

“Thankfully, we were able to arrive at the capital on time and Miss Rosalyn and Eruhaben-nim were able to cast shields while we were able to then take out the airships outside the shields one by one!”

Saint Jack who was speaking with gratitude and admiration continued to speak quickly as if he was overwhelmed with joy.

“And then Choi Han-nim, Raon-nim and you showed up, making the remaining airships all start to retreat. We debated chasing after them and launching a counterattack, but the enemies dropped one airship toward the capital and made it explode, leaving us no choice but to focus on protecting the capital!”
‘Oh, Jack is explaining the situation very well.’

Even if they wanted to chase after the airships, it was probably better not to make such rash decisions if Rosalyn and Eruhaben had to resist an exploding airship with their shields.

It would have been dangerous to chase after them without mages.

Cale quietly listened to Saint Jack explain the situation at the capital.

“We focused on guarding the capital for another day before heading over to the Northern Alchemists’ Tower only to see that they had all escaped. Ah, based on the debris from the destroyed airships and golems, it looks like you managed to strike the enemies hard!”
‘Mm, I see.’

He enjoyed hearing this explanation from someone who seemed to have been wowed by the situation.

“We also destroyed all four Alchemists’ Towers. Of course, we swindled any alchemy-related texts and anything that looked useful.”

Cale who was nodding his head could see Saint Jack’s teary eyes.

“It is all thanks to you and everyone else’s help and sacrifices, young master-nim. You don’t know how much I, while you were unconscious……!”
‘Hmm… Something feels a bit awkward?’

Cale found it difficult to handle Jack like this.

“I’m really, absolutely relieved that you woke up. I feel like I can finally get some rest myself!”
“Uhh, yes? Thank you for worrying about me, Jack-nim.”

Cale quickly ended his conversation with Jack. He could then see Rosalyn smiling behind Jack.

‘It looks like I don’t need to explain anything?’

Cale nodded his head after seeing such a gaze and stared to speak.

“But if three weeks have passed-”
“Are you worried about the North?”

Cale made eye contact with Eruhaben who was looking at him while sitting on the couch. Eruhaben took a sip of tea as he continued to speak.

“Clopeh went to the North. We’ve contacted the Whale tribe as well. Those children named Cage and Taylor chatted with Ron about what to do from here on and said that they will complete that ancient document for now.”

Cale recalled what Eruhaben told him last time.

‘Quickly come to the capital while remaining conscious.’

However, forget coming while conscious, he made a new record for how long he was unconscious. Cale took a bite of a cookie after seeing Eruhaben’s descending gaze.

Crunch.

The cookie broke and Eruhaben continued to speak.

“Tasha said that she didn’t know the reason you called her, but said she had a decent idea after hearing about the forging of the ancient document and the plans for the land of the Whale tribe and went back home to prepare.”

Cale felt an odd sensation. Eruhaben accurately described that sensation.

“There’s no need for you to do everything. There are many capable people.”

He could feel Eruhaben’s intentions of telling him not to do anything that would make him faint again.

Crunch, crunch.

Cale just quietly continued to eat the cookie. He then started to speak.

“Looks like we have to go North.”

Eruhaben, Rosalyn, and Ron all nodded at that statement.

The Bear King and the Lion King managed to get away, and in some ways, they were the ones who had received a blow. Now it was time for them to land a blow on the White Star.

That opportunity would soon happen in the North. The only difference was that Cale’s original one month planning time was down to one week because he was unconscious for three weeks.

‘Everybody else continued to prepare well.’

He just needed to match them. Cale opened his mouth to speak.

Let’s go North.

That was what he was about to say. However, he could not do that.

“Cale-nim.”
‘Mm.’

Cale quickly shut his mouth. Choi Han approached Cale and started to speak.

“Don’t we need to chat?”

– That’s right! Human! You told me you would tell me as well! I forgot for a moment because you were crying!

‘Mm.’

Cale had an awkward smile on his face.

– Human! Why are you smiling like that again? Ah, right! Beacrox and I are researching after hearing about green onion pancakes from Choi Han! Choi Han said it is similar to pies, so I’m curious as to how it tastes!

‘Shit.’

Cale started to think about all the Korean foods that Raon would stuff in his mouth after hearing Raon’s excited voice. However, something he couldn’t avoid even more than that was right in front of him.

He was currently in Imperial Prince Adin’s bedroom that he always stayed in whenever he came to Mogoru. Cale looked around the bedroom before speaking to the others.

“There is something I need to chat with Choi Han about alone.”

***

Cale quietly observed Choi Han who brought a chair over toward the bed and sat down.

‘Nobody is listening from nearby!’

‘The black Dragon’s soundproof barrier magic is amazing! Nobody outside should be able to hear!’

‘Impossible for anyone unless they hear the Wind Elementals like you. I have something to say. For destruction.’

Cale let go of the golden top’s whip after hearing the Wind Elementals confirm nobody was listening. Raon was tilting his head while looking at Choi Han and Cale. Only the three of them were left in the bedroom.

Choi Han raised his head that had been looking at the ground as if he didn’t know what to say. He then made eye contact with Cale who started to speak.

“Nice to meet you. Senior, my name is Kim Rok Soo, Choi Jung Soo’s friend.”

He then bowed his head and respectfully greeted Choi Han.

Choi Han’s jaws dropped while Raon’s eyes opened wide. Silence filled the bedroom before Choi Han slowly started to speak.

“That kind of greeting is awkward and unnecessary, Cale…nim.”
“I know.”

Although Cale had his usually stoic expression on his face, his eyes looked more unburdened than usual.

“I thought I should greet you like this at least once.”
‘Yes, yes indeed. I may be a trashy person, but I always greeted my elders properly.’
“Ho, hoho-”

Kim Rok Soo and Choi Han’s first conversation started with Choi Han laughing in disbelief.

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33 Replies to “Trash of the Count’s Family – Chapter 424 – How Respectful (2)”

  1. kyon

    Mary is always saying that people need to eat because you dont need to eat when your dead, feels more like a reminder to her self that she’s alive thats why she’s eating

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  2. I am Raon Miru

    I want to see it on manhwa soon. This elevation chapter. Finally a brand new Cale without mask. And how Raon is being there without excluded just so special and heart warming♡

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  3. bekori

    Freaking record power, making me tear up every time he mentions recording the happy memories or trying to forget the things he can’t forget, or that maybe he can look at the things he couldn’t look before.
    Choi Han is understanding because he must have gone through the whole process before with gaining Choi Jung Soo’s power

    Thanks for the chapter!

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  4. Athena

    “Nice to meet you. Senior, my name is Kim Rok Soo, Choi Jung Soo’s friend.”
    He then bowed his head and respectfully greeted Choi Han.
    Choi Han’s jaws dropped while Raon’s eyes opened wide.

    Me: XD

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  5. cloudy bay

    The way Beacrox left the room immediately after seeing Cale’s tears was priceless xD That must have been awkward, being one of the people who knew OG Cale and current Cale the longest

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  6. t

    Cale T.T honestly love reading about how much his group scolds him silently with their gazes to let him know they care and that he should take care of himself lol

    and ….see in these situations after Cale has been unconscious for 20 days everyone shows concern except for Rex. Heck, he isn’t even there. That’s why I feel it’s slightly upsetting as Rex is receiving so much support for Mogoru while he doesn’t show gratitude at all even if he may be feeling it.

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  7. slackerhr

    “¿Estoy viendo cosas?”

    Pensó que estaba viendo el rostro llorando del joven maestro Cale Henituse. Ya no lloraba, pero era obvio que había estado llorando. No había visto esto desde que Cale era muy joven.

    “Parece que tengo que ir a lavarme la cara”.

    Beacrox luego se dio la vuelta y se fue con el plato.

    BEACROX XD

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  8. ThatYoungNobleLady

    Damn, even though I know what’s to come my heart still feel sad and felt like it is clenching in pain. (TT^TT) Rok Soo’s past and mentions of his past members always got me. The waterdam broke again…

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  9. yuna

    //‘Yes, yes indeed. I may be a trashy person, but I always greeted my elders properly.’
    “Ho, hoho-”

    Kim Rok Soo and Choi Han’s first conversation started with Choi Han laughing in disbelief.//

    Idk why but Choi Han sounds angry to me ಥ‿ಥ

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  10. yuna

    //“Human, you are always rude! Weak human, I like you no matter what, but you really are quite rude!”//

    Raon exposing Cale XD

    //‘He wants me to make a decision? I should tell him to decide whether he wants me to beat him up.’//

    Someone’s getting fired up 🤭😂

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  11. Chicken Noodle with Meatballs

    “Nice to meet you. Senior, my name is Kim Rok Soo, Choi Jung Soo’s friend.”

    He then bowed his head and respectfully greeted Choi Han.

    Cale-sama hahahhahahaha…. 😂 “How Respectful”…

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  12. Elysia015

    Thats why having a photografic memory also bad. Any event will be recorded and u can’t forget about it without supreme memory control…. sigh…. Cale…. T_T

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  13. Chocolate and vanilla

    I should be happy I my eyes just keep watering through the whole chapter 😭

    Nice to meet you. Senior, my name is Kim Rok Soo, Choi Jung Soo’s friend.”

    He then bowed his head and respectfully greeted Choi Han.

    Seeing how Cale showed his respect tells you how much Choi Jung soo and Lee soo hyuk have places in his heart 💔

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  14. Tomo

    //”You don’t know how much I, while you were unconscious……!”
    ‘Hmm… Something feels a bit awkward?’//

    Methinks Jack took a page outta cage’s book and screamed at the sun god for cale-nim’s health (°▽°)

    Everyone cares for you dearly, cale-nim. Look, choi han is even getting beacrox to prepare green onion pancakes for you! I wanna hug yall so bad

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  15. ThatAsianTree

    No ones gna talk about Beacroxs reaction?!?! Shit had me dying😂😂

    MF came and wner like “Fuck this shit im out” 😂😂😂

    Thanks for the ch❤️

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  16. Sammy~

    Choi Han’s jaws dropped while Raon’s eyes opened wide. Silence filled the bedroom before Choi Han slowly started to speak.// Raon be like “ok, wait, Human are you not completely awake? Wth is happening here?”

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  17. ri.

    Cale cried at chapter 423. There are 50 chapters of the manhwa now, which covers up to chapter 40 in the novel. That means, there are around 383 novel chapters to catch up to this scene. 1 manhwa chapter might cover 0.8 part of a novel chapter. That means, there are 479 chapters before we arrive at this scene in the manhwa. The manhwa updates once a week, which means there are approximately 9 years and 11 days before we get to see cale crying illustrated 😥😥. How do I endure this urge to see him cry?

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  18. KinoQi

    I feel like the amount of tears will only increase everytime I reread the novel as I understand the characters more and more each time I reread it

    Sobs another litre of tears

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  19. Beliver of the Silver Light-nim

    Thank you for the chapter 💙

    Where is the fun fact person? Did he drop the novel or did something happen to them? 😥
    Please come back. Don’t abandon caleism
    T ω T

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  20. DarkSea

    I notice something, Cale said something these line, he said that he feel at peace and its okay now to himself to see the other records in the back his mind. I feel sad that Cale probably gonna lose his mind if he couldnt control those records from being poured in his mind. The fact that he always bottled up his emotions and keep the records for not appear in his mind made me tear up :”) and now he let the records poured in means that Cale probably can let his comrades go :”)

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