"Old Providence! It was this place and the mysterious forces of its long, continuous history which had brought him into being, and which had drawn him back toward marvels and secrets whose boundaries no prophet might fix. Here lay the arcana, wondrous or dreadful as the case might be, for which all his years of travel and application had been preparing him."
Ecclesia Sanctorum Petri et Pauli
Providentia, Insula Rhodensi,
December XXV, MCMLXXXII