4287. It happened a third time. Instead of going forward they went backwards, Remo’s exasperation got the better of him and he asked a question.
4288. “How is it then, that we keep on turning back, and never seem to know where it is we are going?” he said. Otis, who you will remember was a devout Pagan, answered the question with this comment.
4289. “Out destination is Rome, but we do not know what Rome is exactly. We know, however, that it is some sort of holy thing especially important to us Pagans, but what exactly it is we have no idea.”
4290. In these situations we put our entire faith in the gods who guide us, asking them at each turning, for their advice about what way to go.