The 'go' group
These verbs are used when you are quoting something. We include here say 6, which you use when indicating the information given by something such as a clock or a map. These verbs have an inanimate Subject.
The story goes that the dish was invented by Kaiser Franz-Joseph's cook, who had promised to make his master something delicious to tempt his jaded appetite.
The map says there's six of them.