Being a merchant is strenuous, and can be made more difficult when I am trying to provide for 12 children. Boy, I recommend you being involved with the church when you come to the age of looking for a job
But baba, at school I saw the sea, and it looked so captivating, I want my future to be involved with the ocean, I want to join the navy!
Willingham stop stressing the boy. You should stress about putting food on the table, a day working on the farm is stressful enough, I don't need to be burdened with more stress.
Sir, please, more than 10 years have passed since my last voyage to the Arctic. I assure you, sir, that I'm going to find the North West Passage. Just let me lead another expedition. I have the necessary skill set, I have the required experience, just give me a chance! Give me a chance to complete my legacy.
After coming back from 2nd voyage, and in the hopes of going on a third. 1845, Britain
The commander of the erebus will be Captain James Fitz James. The commander of the terror will be captain Francias crozier. We will give you 129 of our best sailors as well.
It has been some time now, after long negotiations and meticulously planning, we have decided for you to command the HMS terror, and Erebus. You will be given overall command in attempt to finish charting the Arctic and finding the connection between the Atlantic and the Pacific.
These two vessels are packed right now with the food you ever need, and the finest materials. You're going to have more than 3 years of food, fitted with desalinators, stronger bows with iron sheets attached, and propellers.The quality of these ships is exceptional, both were once bomb vessels that are capable to withstand large impacts caused by the ice.
On top of that, you have the best tools. Ranging from the fox dip circle ,telescopes, and tools for zoology. a In case of emergencies you also have tin canisters that will help rescue ships find you much easier. If you succeed you will be rewarded with heaps of golds, and the fame that you could ever want. Remember this is the north west passage; the key to money, and trade routes. Once it is in our grasp, Britain will reign superior.