It takes an intense interest in the size of the townships for, back home, his people had always reckoned that around a hundred and fifty was just the right size for a caring community.
Because of his Amish background, he believes that he died and Happy Landings is, if not heaven, a staging post for the journey onwards.
He is described as a good husbandman, gentle around animals and fond of trolls.
Upon entering the twain, he believed he was finally ascending to heaven and speaking with God in the person of Lobsang.
- ↑ The Long Earth - Chapter 39