A band is not a marriage. There are no oaths of allegiance. If you feel your life will be better served by splitting up the group you've got to do it - but of course it does cause problems.
We must go beyond textbooks go out into the bypaths and untrodden depths of the wilderness and travel and explore and tell the world the glories of our journey.
We also learn that this country and the Western world have no monopoly of...
There's no need to travel further. The Los Angeles area is big enough for us.