Kino heard the evil song, he looked at his baby son, Coyotito. Coyotito in his hanging box looking up at a venemous scorpion. Coyotito reached for it and shook the box, which made it fall and sting him. Kino killed it.
Kino, Juana, and Coyotito went out to the sea searching for pearls. kino went searching with his bucket, when he found the biggest clam he has ever seen. he quikly grabbed it and took it back to the canoe. Juana was anxious to open it. When they opened it they found the pearl of the world.
The news has spread about Kino's pearl even the doctor who rejected to take care of hi sick babyhas heard. The doctor thinks of the riches the pearl acan bring him. He thinks of ho he will get to France with this money.
Kino saw his families future in the pearl. With the money he would earn from the pearl, he would be married and have his son get and education. he went to the pearl buyer hoping for 50,000 pesos but was told it was worth 1,500.
Kino caught Juana trying to throw the pearl into the ocean. he tackled her and on his way back to his home, he was attacked by a stranger, but he stabbed him back and killed him. Kino's family was forced to runaway.