(Sektion 219: Philosophische Untersuchungen von Ludwig Wittgenstein).

219. "All the steps are really already made" means: I don't have a choice anymore. The rule, once stamped with a particular reference, traces the line it follows through all of space.--But if this were really the case, what help would it be to me?

No; my description has a sense only if it was understood symbolically.--I should have said--This is how it comes before me.

When I follow the rule, I do not choose.

I follow the rule blindly.