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Excerpt from The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Daniel Defoe, 1719
The novel is a realistic fiction novel about a man who is lost on an island after a shipwreck.

According to the narrator, why did he want a career at sea?


He was born and trained for a job out at sea.


He was apprenticed in many jobs, but he loved working near the ocean most.


He would only be fulfilled in life with a job at sea.


He was going to intentionally go against the wishes of his friends and family.

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