This threatens the safety of Kino's family by stinging an individual before Kino can get to it.
Song of Family
This is the rhythm Kino hears in the life of his family, and in their routines.
Song of Evil
This is the thundering Kino hears whenever something threatens his family.
Song of the Pearl that Might Be
This is what Kino hears when he is diving for pearls. This is the sound of his own hope that he will find a great pearl that will provide his family with luxury and peace.
The Pearl of the World
This once promised peace and prosperity but brought only tragedy.
This is the one thing of value Kino owned until he found the pearl. He inherited it from his father and grandfather and took excellent care of it.
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