Pierre's Dads hand got cut when he was chopping wood when Pierre had to chop the wood. The next day when Pierre was going to school he became a voyager. Then he went home and his parents found out. then the next day he set sailing.
When they set sail they first stopped at the church to do there prayers and wish for good luck. His hands and muscles are aching. He is feeling kind of home sick but not at the same time. He is getting along with most of his crew members except Beloit.
When the day started off the day it was going fine but when they hit the rapids they decided to run the rapids. And when they did that something bad happened. Lo Lande fell out. Then they went looking for him but did not find him and he was dead.