The waterless world of stone is not only a garden, but a green forest!
The renowned Nerpani, or Nerpania, "waterless track," begins at Gibti.
Why should a man always wear a watch when he travels in a waterless desert?
Here the road parts from the river, and strikes into the waterless desert.
If in waterless country he would have to leave him, or kill him, or die with him.