After many days of walking you get closer and closer to the mountains. You gaze in wonder at the highest peaks. Nur-Shamash stops the donkeys. He and Ashur-bani argue about the best route to take. Nur-Shamash says that they should take the traditional route. Ashur-bani says that he has heard of a new route which is faster.

They decide to take different routes. Do you want to continue on with Nur-Shamash, or try the new route with Ashur-bani?

continue on try new route