Kino & Juana are a poor family that live in Mexico. They have a kid named Coyotito. They live in brush huts and our close with all of their neighbors.
They are all happy until they see a scorpion. Kino tries to get it away without it trying to hurt Coyotito. The scorpion falls and stings Coyotito and poisons him.
After being stung they bring Coyotito to the doctor. Neighbors gather to help them get to the doctor. It shows unity in the neighbors.
Kino goes on his regular dive hoping for a big pearl that can help pay for the doctor to treat Coyotito. Juana checks the shell for pearls and finds a big pearl.
Neighbors hear shouting and start to spread the news that Kino & Juana found a big pearl and everyone rushes to see it.
Kino was looking for offers on the pearl, but was unsuccessful in finding a price he liked. That same night a man attacks Kino trying to steal the pearl. Unforunatetly, Kino gets injured and Juana treats his wounds.