Kino cries out that it is the Pearl of the World, and no one has ever seen such a pearl. The dealer offers a thousand pesos, to which Kino says that it is worth fifty thousand and the dealer wants to cheat him. The dealer tells Kino to ask the others around him.
Kino leaves the dealers with his pearl.
Kino senses movement near him, but it is only Juana who arises silently from beside him. Kino sees her near the hanging box where Coyotito lay, and then watches her go out the doorway. Kino catches Juana before throwing the pearl into the sea.
After Beating Juana, Kino is confronted by a thief, and is in a fight leading to him killing the thief. Kino is damaged, and the pearl is in the open. Juana finds the pearl for Kino, and tells him that they must go away before daylight
Kino and Juana travel with Coyotito north toward Lareto and noticed they were being followed.
Kino takes on the the three followers, one by one. While shooting the last one, a babies shriek echos. Coyotito was dead. Later, Kino and Juana walk back to the town, and throws the pearl back into the sea.