“I am posed with no choice in the matter. Unless the Gate of Darkness is closed, and the Demon King defeated, there will be no future, so indeed, yes...I accept.”, grinningly he continues, “Besides, I don’t take defeat like this very well.”
“We have foreseen that; indeed, you are right. With the Gate of Darkness open, the future is bleak at best. We shall entrust the future of this world to you.