Armos resolved to find out more about these ships; perhaps they could provide him the gateway to bigger and better things. Even if life aboard the ships were no better than life on the decks, ships go places. New places could be bigger opportunities. Sure, he could haul bags of grain his whole life like Kilgar did, but what kind of life was that? If there was a chance that these ships could be the gateway to a new land, it was worth looking into.