He did not care. He just wanted to get there and back as quickly as he could.
The Fairy godmother pointed to a magical star in the sky, and told Tich Chu that if he followed that star, it would lead him to the Magical Fairy Stream.
Tich Chu spent many days and nights walking by himself, following the magical star in the sky to the Fairy Stream.
He climbed high mountains, and walk through some very scary forests, full of snakes and spiders.
However, he was now strong, and nothing was going to stop him, from reaching the magical stream to get the water he needed for his Gran.