Wu froze upon hearing those words. He detected a hint of anger in his tone and it smelled like trouble.
He tightened his grip on the phone and chose his words carefully, “Sir, Ms. Gu didn’t mean it like that. She meant...”
Gu Yange didn’t wait for Wu to finish his sentence before he removed his hand from Lin Tingyao’s shoulder.
Lin Tingyao and Wu were stunned.
Lin Tingyao looked at Gu Yange in surprise, “Yange, you...”
The corner of his lips tugged upwards and he replied with a smile that did not reach his eyes. “It’s getting late now. Where are you heading? I’ll send you off since it’s not safe for you to travel alone. After all...”