This is Mako and Afa. Mako was born and raised on a island in the South Pacific. Mako`s family and islanders are scared of Tupa[the ghost of the lagoon].
setting,Characters, background knowledge
One night Mako heard the old man telling a story about Tupa and the reward for Tupa`s capture. When Mako asked about his dad the old man said, "that his dad was one of the people on the boat that Tupa destory". Mako said, "I'll will slay and win the king's reward!"
When mako and afa went to some bananas.Mako saw a second dorsal fin behind his fake tupa fin.Mako`s breath caugh in his throat, his hands felt weak.tupa was moving towards mako`s canoe.Mako knees felt weak,his voice died in his throat.Afa jumped out of the canoe falling into the dark water. tupa came towards afa and his canoe.mako throw his spear right into tupa`s eyes.Tupa rolled over and was dead.
mako brought [dead] tupa to the island.The islanders said "mako kill TUPA".
mako then had a new song after him that will be sung for the feast which king opu nuinui would give in mako`s honor.thirty acres of land and a sailboat.