At the begging The Pearl we were introduced to Kino, Juana and Coyotito, Coyotito was sitting in his hammock and a scorpion appeared. The scorpion had became alert and fell down to the baby where he stung him, Kino and Juana were scared because it was there first born. They walked to the village to see the doctor where he refused to help the family.
In Chapter 2, Kino, Juana and Coyotito are out on the water because it is the day where Kino is looking deep in the ocean for pearls. When Kino dives down to the ocean ground he finds a cave where a giant oyster is found, he preys it open and there it is... THE PEARL OF THE OCEAN. When Kino opens it he immediately swims back to surface to show Juana.
In Chapter 3, Kino starts to plan his future with this wonderous pearl. First, Kino says he wants him and Juana to get married and to have the nicest clothes of the village. Second, he wants Coyotito to go to school so he can become bright. Lastly he wants a rifle. After he plans his future the doctor arrives and tries to help Coyotito, but makes him worst.