Moses Rowe didn't choose the adventurer's life...but the adventurer's life definitely chose him.
My great-great-grandfather lived a life that rivaled a western novel, and it was all 100% true...wasn't it? Thanks to the journal of John Wood, I can finally answer that question.
Morris Bigelow Rowe's life story was common knowledge to hundreds of his descendants, wasn't it? Maybe it was...or maybe not!