Santiago has become extremely weak and just couldn't hold on anymore. The waves were screeching, the wind was blowing, and they were in the middle of the ocean.
Suddenly, the cayuco tips over, and Santiago and Angelina are thrown into the treacherous ocean. Santiago tries his hardest to last as long as possible and save his sister.
After Santiago used up all his leftover strength to save him and Angelina, they see light and realized they made it to land. Throughout the journey, survival has forced them to face many obstacles, which they had to be determined to seek life instead of death