Captain Couragious Author:Rudyard Kipling Harvey Cheyne was a rich, spoiled teenager whom most people could not stand. He was a "know-it-all" who had never worked a day in his life and never expected to. By accident, Harvey found himself on a fishing boat where no one believed his stories of wealth. He was forced to work like all the others on board for four months. During this time,... more » harvey learned many lessons about what it meant to be a real man and a useful member society.