"The Pearl started off with a man named Kino awaking in the dark. Kino had a family who lived in a brush house. They are not that stable money wise. KIno , Juana his wife , and Coyyoti his son were still. On this morning their son got stung by a scorpion. Kino went out for medical attention ,but he was rejected and laughed at.
KIno's family journey began when kino started to open oysters. When he saw the oyster with the black flutes that sometimes changed brown ; he fell in love with it.This pearl only had few branches around it. This oyster was special and he knew it. After Kino opened the oyster a beautiful rare pearl caught his eye. He knew it was worth a lot so he took it home.
In the last scene KIno's and Juana's baby is killed by a watch man mistaking him for a coyote. Kino goes out and kills them. After Kino and Juana gather their dead son they leave. Kino finds water a throws the pearl back into the water. The pearl is now lost for ever settled under seaweed and sand.