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For Shen Changan’s birthday party, the Shen family delivered separate invitations for Lin Xi and Duan Shen. No one knew that they were already under the same invitation. Shen Sui somewhat mischievously added a line to Duan Shen’s invite–please feel welcome to bring the wife along.
When Su Heng drove over to deliver their suits, Lin Xi was still buried in the covers and fast asleep. Although he left with disappointment, he took special care to size up the two suits.
The black one was in Duan Shen’s size, while the white one was slightly smaller. Even if you thought with your toes you’d know who it was for.
Recalling all the rumors spreading through the company, Su Heng thought back to Fang Ruolian’s body type. It didn’t seem so far off from the white suit. Was Duan Shen really a couple with that movie star?
Lin Xi knew nothing about what everyone was guessing at. He was still obsessed with the thought that he and Duan Shen had to arrive separately to avoid rumors and guesswork. When he clambered out of bed and ate his breakfast, he put on the white suit and picked up his own invitation from the cupboard, leaving before Duan Shen.
The party was in the Shen family’s main mansion. Lin Xi took a taxi to the Lu household, where he was going to take Lu Lingxing’s car to the Shen household. Since he was young he had gone to the Lu family enough times that he knew the route super well, and didn’t bother calling Lu Lingxing out to pick him up.
He didn’t expect Lu Lingxing to be ready for him already at the entrance of his compound. The corner of his mouth hooked, he pulled open the door and paid the fare for him. Arms crossed, expression cold, Lin Xi watched the whole thing. He waited for the taxi to leave before saying mockingly, “If someone’s eager without a cause, it must be something shady.”
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