As you know the object of Craps is to predict the outcome of a roll of the dice. It is as difficult as to predict somebody's fate.
That samurai couldn't predict his fate too he didn't know that he would wander about different countries with the purpose to find something unusual for his emperor. That march was the most tiresome and perilous in his life. He saw many interesting things, which were created by clever and ingenious people, but there was no thing to strike emperor's imagination. After ten years of the searching the emaciated man decided to go home. On his way back he stopped in on...