Madame Zeroni told Elya that Myra wasn`t worth it but Elya was having none of it.
Every day Elya had to carry Madame Zeroni`s pig up the mountain and sin it a lullaby. By the end of the three weeks Elyas pig would be bigger than his competitors. But after Elya would marry Myra, he had to carry Madame Zeroni up the hill and sing her the pig lullaby. If he didn`t him and his descendants would always be cursed
In the end the two pigs weighed the same, but Elya found out how light-headed Myra was and that she didn`t really love him.
I`m not going to marry you but you can keep he pig as a wedding present!
When he had stormed out of the town in rage Elya found a boat with a free passage to America. He got on it forgetting about his promise to Madame Zeroni......