“An ancient book I read, or attempted to read, actually sent me back to your time”, said Stefano.
“Where and WHEN was this book”? Inquired Spinoza.
“21st Century, Amsterdam! Weed was not involved, I promise”, begged Stefano.
“Don’t worry, we’re all aware of that weed and it’s awful effects”!
“Really?” Said a somewhat scared Stefano – hoping that the 17th Century intellectuals wouldn’t notice the trans-centurion traveller’s smells of that awful weed!
“I don’t know why I’m here!”
“Why were you sent to THIS time, eh” said Spinoza?
“I want to get to the bottom of this as much as you!”