boy: come let me take you to your treasure under the egyptian pyramids
your dream is a prophetic dream.. you must go to the pyramids
i am the king of salem.. take these stones, they will help you identify omens.
the boys name is Santiago. He has always wanted to be a shepherd. His daily life and routine is the same.. walking up at dawn feeding and walking with his sheeps. However, in the same place under the church one night, he had the same dream which was that a young boy is telling him to go to the egyptian pyramids to find his treasure, and as the boy was taking him there, santiago woke up in the same situation both times. and he had this dream 2 times waking up at the same situation under the church
may i please work with you in your crystal shop.
Santiago has become anxious about his dream, and goes to an old women who interpreted dreams. He goes to her and tells Santiago to follow his dream as it is a prophetic dream and she insists that he must go to the pyramids.
i am the English man, i have come here in this journey to find the Alchemist whom is able to turn silver into gold
On his journey to the Egyptian pyramids, he stops and rests on the bench reading his book, when a man comes and sits next to him. He begins to talk to Santiago about his sheep. However, Santiago gets irritated and annoyed so he tries to leave. until the man gives him 2 stones which by them he will be able to identify omens and he then discovers that the man is the king of Salem
i had a dream to find my treasure under a church in spain
i have finally found my treasure .. its in the church! and i am coming back Fatima
After Santiago continued his journey, he stops in a country and is welcomed by a guy who shows him around. However, he lets Santiago drink so much that he faints in the middle of the market and steals all his money and sheep. The next day Santiago wakes up without any money in his pocket and works for a crystal merchant for a year and a half.
after a year and a half at working with the merchant, he saves up money to buy another ticket to go to the pyramids. On the train he then meets an englishman who is searching for the Alchemist so he can teach him about alchemy and change lead into gold. While they were on their journey, the train had to stop due to the war he then meets the love of his life Fatima.. and thats when Santiago was able to identify omens and met The Alchemist who taught him how to turn into wind
Fatima however, told Santiago to continue his final step to the pyramids. Santiago begins to gig for his treasure under the pyramids, but 2 men come and beat him. Once Santiago told them about his dream, they both decided to take all his gold and let him live. Before one of the men left, he goes and tells Santiago about his dream, and talks about a treasure for him under a church in spain. He then discovers where his real treasure is, and decides to return to Fatima