Our social patterns such that the successful man is not supposed to be afraid or bored or lonely. He must find this world the best of all worlds; in order to have the best chance for promotion he must repress fear as well as doubt, depression, boredom, or hopefulness.*
These perigrini, as they were also known, viewed their wanderings, or peregrinations, as a process of seeking their places of “resurrection” – they were searching for their path of new beginnings.**
Before the path of fresh beginnings will appear, we must
admit this is not where we want to be.
*Erich Fromm’s The Revolution of Hope;
**Philip Newell’s Sacred Earth, Sacred Soul.