Tomas has come down to earth from his emotional high of yesterday. We were up late listening to all that has happened to him since we’ve been apart.
But it all boils down to the revelation for which he has been prepared by those very events, the most recent of which we were all too familiar with.
On the strength of these occurrences Tomas has convinced the Supreme Commander to release us to follow where the Spirit wills.
And so it came to pass that we were again on our own, free to do our oversight of the army, or not.
And that very point was the focus of the discussion between Elijah and Tomas as we renewed our trek.