Pierre LaPage is going to become a voyageur becuause he needs to trade goods, and to trade.Also he has a father at home that has a bad deep cut wound in his thumb, so he needs to go to be a voyageur for his father also.He also was at the age to go out and be a voyageur.He is leaving his family, friends, and school behind.
Pierre LaPage left St. Annes´ church to be a voyageur. He left a little donation and went to meet some other voyageurs. He goes of into the ocean. He fells a litte under the weather. His back were full of welts that hurted him badly. But at least he prayes for him to be safe.He is sometimes home sick for his family and Celeste.
Pierre LaPage went out to the rapids. The weather system was horrible. The water levels were extremely high. There was a terrible storm out in the lake. Lake superior is known for creating there own weather system below sea level, but Pierre and his crew mates prayed to their own religion.