Elya wants to marry Myra but so does Igor Barkov, Igor has a big pig and Elya has nothing to offer.
Elya tells Madam Zeroni about his situation, Madam Zeroni doesn't think Myra is worth it but Elya refuses to listen so Madam Zeroni gives him a pig and tells him to take it to the mountain and sing to it as it drinks but only if once done Elya carries Madam Zeroni up the mountain and sings the same song to her as she drinks from the water if he doesn't do this his family will have a curse for internity.
Elya takes his pig to the Mountain and sings to it as it drinks from the lake every singe day except one day the day when goes to meet Myra
Elya arrives at Myra's house to propose Igor is already there Myra's father weighs the pigs they both weigh the same. Elya suggests that Myra makes the decision. But Myra can't decide so Elya walks off in disappointment he thought that Myra would choose him without even thinking but he was wrong
Whilst walking back to Madam Zeroni he saw a boat needing new crew members without thinking Elya decieded o recruit for them.
When leaving he forgot to take Madam Zeroni up to the mountain for a moment he was scared of the curse but then he thought to himself it was probably fake.