If someone else had addressed her this way in the past, she would have slapped that person. Instead, she felt warm and loved when he did so.
"Why did address me this way?" Gu Xijiu was notorious for asking questions. Being true to herself, she asked, "Do you think I am still immature and look like a kid?"
"No, Xijiu. You are the most intelligent person I know. No one can compare with you. I addressed you this way because you are special to me. In fact, I am the only person who you would allow to address you this way." The man was smiling, but he said it with a serious tone.
Gu Xijiu felt a warmth in her heart and smiled happily. She could not resist and went closer to him, "In that case, you can continue to address me this way." Then, she quietly added, "I like it when you address me this way."
Even though Gu Xijiu's mind was not functioning well at the moment, she was still able to tell when people were sincere to her.
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