“The Monster Duchess And Contract Princess” is the story of Leslie Sperado who is the 2nd daughter of the Sperado family. She was mistreated since ever since she was born while her elder sister received all the love and blessings. This is due to the fact the Marquis Sperado family which is a noble house has a dark past. In this house every second child born is sacrificed to increase the magical power of the first child. And at the altar when Leslie is being sacrificed through fire but she is saved by her power. This power was connected with all the souls of the children sacrificed by Sperado family. And they were the one saved Leslie from her cruel fate.
The Monster Duchess and the new family
After escaping death Leslie has come to a conclusion that she needs to escape from her family. And promised all the souls of the children who were sacrificed that no more sacrifices will be held. To free from herself the Sperado family she seeks help from the Duchess Salvatore. Salvatore family is one of the strongest noble family in the kingdom that outranks Sperado family. She asks the duchess to adopt her as a daughter and tells the tragic history about her family. And after listening to her story the duchess welcomes Leslie into her family.
Even though Duchess Salvatore is portrayed as a strong woman due to accolades in war. She is a kind woman who took in Leslie provided a family who would protect her. At first Duchess’s family specially her two sons were suspecting Leslie of ulterior motives towards their mother. But later they come in terms of Leslie’s cuteness and accept her as their own sister. And the duchess’s husband who was an ex-mercenary who has an extreme outward appearance found himself ecstatic . Due to the newfound daughter her wife adopted and it seems he is overwhelmingly adorable towards his daughter.
Overall Story in “The Monster Duchess And Contract Princess”
Even after she escapes the Sperado family threats to her life was not decreased. And her father Marquis Sperado tried everything in his power to bring back Leslie. And took legal action against the duchess over the adoption. but in the end it all failed and Leslie was able to legally get adopted into the Salvatore family. Now as Leslie Salvatore she began to live a new life and enjoying time with her new family. The struggles of Leslie and how she overcomes them are really interesting read through out this webtoon. And also the enjoyable and loving interaction with her new family is a delight to watch throughout the story. So i really recommend readers this webtoon who seeks an escape from the usual romance genre.