So they voyage thence for a long time, till they saw a solitary man rowing, with a fiery spade in his hand. Then a huge red roller would come over him, and it aflaming. So when he emerged he was screaming and yelling miserably, suffering that punishment. What art thou, O man? say they.
I am one who used to row on Sunday, he quoth; And this is my punishment therefor; and for the sake of God
p.53make prayer with me that my punishment be lightened! So they prayed with him, and then they fared away.