In the anime, while Eugeo does keep up with Kirito, there is no emphasis on his exceptional talent and often times there's the impression that Eugeo still has a long way to go to bridge the gap, with only after him becoming an Integrity Knight does he surpass Kirito.
For those of you caught up with Sword Art Online's new season, you will know this week was a rough one.
Kirito momentarily turns his attention away from his gravy to watch the crusts forming above the beef patties.
After reading them I definitely prefer them over the anime and love the novels story.
He's not expecting much at all.
They lower their drinks, open their cans, take a few gulps and sigh blissfully.