S: The Pearl by John Steinbeck
FC: The Pearl By John Steinbeck
1: Jonathan G 2nd Period Mrs. Crew
5: Chapter One Kino and his family lived a peaceful life. There were no worries until Coyotito,the baby, was stung by a scorpion. Juana,the wife,want the baby to be seen by a doctor.the doctor declined to see the baby because the family was poor and indian not spainish.Juana prays for God's help to find a pearl so they can get the doctor.
7: Chapter Two The baby's neck began to swell .Kino was furious that the doctor refused his offer.Then Kino had found the pearl.He was filled with excitement the other in their canoes rushed over to see the pearl.Not to congratulate him but to see how they could get their hands on it.
9: Chapter Three When the news got out to the Doctor that Kino had found the pearl he claim that Kino was one of his clients.He went to their brush house to ''check the wound''.Without the parents knowing he actually made Coyotito more sick than he already was.
11: Chapter Four Kino traveled to La Paz to try and sell the pearl.But the pearl dealers knew he was coming so they gathered together and decided that they would not go over 1500.Kino was outraged that they were cheating him.He threatened to go sell the pearl at the capital.
13: Chapter Five Juana knew that the pearl brought evil to the family.So she tried to throw it back into the sea ,but Kino had followed her wrench her arm back and struck her.She saw murder in him as he walk toward the brushline of the sea.Kino was attacked and he felt his knife go threw the flesh of the mysterious figure.Now Juana was hearing the song of evil.
15: Chapter Six The pearl had completely turned Kino into a different person.He and his family were on the run.The towns people would not leave them be because of the pearl.The trackers had followed them the rifleman mistaked the baby for a coyote.Coyotito was shot and killed instantly,Kino killed the trackers.He realized that the pearl was no good so he threw it back into the sea.