They live a happy life. Kino hear the song of the family and watches the sun rise from the door opening, Juana makes breakfast and coyotito is sleeping in his basket.
Kino and Juana are eating while the baby is sleeping, but as Juana caught Kino's attention. Kino sees that there is a scorpion climbing down the baby's basket.
Kino slowly tries to get the scropion away from the baby, as he tries the scorpion falls on to the baby and stings coyotito. Kino kills the scorpion after it falls. Juana starts to suck out the poison. They take the baby to the doctor to heal him but the doctor will not heal him. So Kino and Juana try to find some way to find money inorder to pay the doctor so he can heal Coyotito.
Kino and Juana find the pearl of the world. They decide to take the pearl to the pearl buyer. The pearl buyer says that the pearl has no worth. Kino gets mad and takes it back. Juana thinks that the pearl is changing Kino. Juana takes the pearl and tries to throw it away. Kino hits her and takes the pearl. Kino accidentally kills a man. life now will not be the same.