THE GEM 16 MAY 2017 : “The absent are always in the wrong” | 

It is often better to return, than to go on ; that is, when any one finds he has taken a wrong road, it is better to turn back than to proceed, as the further he goes on, the further he will be from the place he proposes visiting.

Source: “The absent are always in the wrong” | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY