Pierre is suprised to find his dad injured while chopping wood. This makes him feel like he is to blame ,So he goes to find a job. Leaving his fam. and his fellow classmates.
Pierre's journey truly starts after leaving st. Annes. Pierre's muscles and blisters are in constant pain as they continue down the river. Pierre also starts to get homesick but is kept in it with positive words of his voyager friends.
Pierre's journey continues as his brigade cross the mighty lake Superior. Though nice weather was blessed on Huron, The group is trapped in a storm while trying to set across the bay.
Pierres journey ends as he returns home after there hard and long trading process. Pierre thinks of his journey and relizes family before work. Therefor, he wants to stay home and live his life as a kid.