Chapter 9: The Villainess is Disappointed

Looking back, it was just a brief period of peace. The next day, the 'shocking news' came to find me on her own. "And, you know, Tristan is terrible~." "Yes" "He always went 'Ilse would have done this,' 'Ilse would have done that,' Ilse Ilse Ilse Ilse. He was constantly comparing me to Ilse. Isn't … Continue reading Chapter 9: The Villainess is Disappointed

Chapter 8: The Villainess Does a Good Deed

"You really are a smart girl, Ilse~. It would have been miserable to cling to someone who doesn't love you back, wouldn't it?" Esther said with a triumphant look on her face.  Wow. She's so filled with her misguided sense of accomplishment over having 'stolen' Tristan from me, that she doesn't even notice how the … Continue reading Chapter 8: The Villainess Does a Good Deed

Chapter 7: The Villainess Gives her Blessing

The ruins of old Maetis Church were converted to a café, preserving the historical building while utilizing the beauty of the stained glass windows. It is said to be a popular dating spot among lovers in the area. The place was filled with so many flirting couples that the two of them must have gotten … Continue reading Chapter 7: The Villainess Gives her Blessing

Chapter 6: The Villainess Slumps her Shoulders

It was the day after my devious mischief. "Hi there, Ilse." Tristan, my former fiancé, walked up to me wearing a brisk smile. Joshua casually stopped his hand, with which he tried to hold my waist as though it was natural. Tristan looked miffed for a second before immediately regaining his composure and giving another … Continue reading Chapter 6: The Villainess Slumps her Shoulders

Chapter 5: The Villainess is in Love

Joshua was the second son of a distant relative of ours, an aristocrat from a remote region. He became my attendant from a young age to practice working for me as his future job. In the beggining, he was incredibly stiff and polite, calling me "your highness," which was adorable. It grew bothersome after a … Continue reading Chapter 5: The Villainess is in Love

Chapter 4: The Villainess Starts Having Fun

"Trivial, you say~?" Esther made a petulant face. Probably didn't expect that reaction, did you? How about I give her another push? "Oh, was that difficult to understand? It means 'minor and insignificant'." Esther's school record wasn't exactly outstanding. Still, even she would naturally know the meaning of the word trivial. Her face grew frustrated, having realized … Continue reading Chapter 4: The Villainess Starts Having Fun

Chapter 3: The Villainess Makes Up her Mind

"Ilse~! Good morning!" Esther waved her hand and shouted as she ran loudly towards us from the other side of the corridor. I was walking around with a male friend, who waved back with glee. "Oh. Good morning, Miss Jones." "Geez... Call me Esther, okay~?" Esther smiled, gasping for breath.  She was always this friendly. … Continue reading Chapter 3: The Villainess Makes Up her Mind

Chapter 2: The Villainess Ponders the Difference between Games and Reality

It wasn't long after being born when I realized I had memories from a previous life. Despite being so young I couldn't even speak, I was able to remember many things.  I was seven when I realized I was living in the world of an Otome game I played in my previous life. It was … Continue reading Chapter 2: The Villainess Ponders the Difference between Games and Reality

Chapter 1: The Villainess Agrees to Annul the Engagement

“Ilse. You said you’d obey anything I say.” The Venue for the ball hosted by the kingdom was gorgeous. Not only the furnishing but even the food was beautifully decorated. I was savoring a feast for both the eyes and the palate when Tristan, my fiancé, suddenly spoke up. “Of course. I swore as much … Continue reading Chapter 1: The Villainess Agrees to Annul the Engagement