The relationship of juana and kino in the pearl, by john steinbeck, changes dramatically throughout the course of the novel as the book begins you can fully understand the trust, love, and. Like her husband, kino, juana is hard-working, serious, and able to endure great physical and emotional strain she nurses coyotito, builds fires for corncakes, prays in times of distress, and attempts to heal her baby's scorpion sting. The pearl author john steinbeck main characters kino juana coyotito (their baby) story kino, his wife juana and their son coyotito live in a house by the sea one morning a scorpion stings coyotito kino and juana rush him to the doctor in town. Kino killed them to protect his family and the pearl and the dream of the future that the pearl provided, but his dream and his family are destroyed when coyotito dies kino and juana return to la paz with coyotito's small body and throw the pearl into the sea.
Kino, the pearl diver and juana, his wife, are struggling to feed themselves and their infant son coyotito but despite their poverty they seem happy and content with their life the first time we see kino is when he is looking at his son, peacefully sleeping in his cradle. In the midst of kino and juana's morning routine, coyotito is stung bya scorpionthat has fallen into his hanging box aware of how poisonous the scorpion's sting is, juana orders thatthe doctor. The pearl venn diagram kino after the pearl kino before information to better focus on important ideas and relationships married to juana father of coyotito.
In the face of kino's reluctance, juana insists on fetching the white doctor to tend coyotito in the face of kino's grand dreams of new possessions and an education for coyotito, juana soon. The goodness of the pearl is represented by the fact that coyotito's wound has disappeared 9/16/08- chapter 3 town is described as a colonial animal- we will see this when kino is attacked. After coyotito dies, however, juana and kino seem to break away from these once-rigid roles they walk back to la paz side by side, not with juana following behind as she had before: the two came from the rutted country road into the city, and they were not walking in single file, kino ahead and juana behind, as usual, but side by side.
After kino has found the pearl of the world, everyone is eager to own it and they all begin to start thinking of their own dreams and what they can achieve if they had a pearl like kino's, every man suddenly becomes related to kino, and kino's pearl [goes] into the dreams, the schemes man's enemy. Coyotito's death finally made kino realize that the pearl was evil and it was destroying his life he then knew that he had to throw it away to make the evil go away juana and coyotito symbolize security to kino, because they were always there for him. The text begins with a poor fisherman, kino, his wife, juana, their baby coyotito, and the great pearl when coyotito is stung by a scorpion, kino and juana travel from their village to take him to the nearest doctor however, they are unable to pay for treatment and are turned away but once they.
Kino vs juana - kino wants to hang on the pearl to fulfill his dreams however, juana sees the pearl as evil and wants to get rid of it (external. The pearl, by john steinbeck, evil transforms certain humble citizens into envious savages evil was exhibited by the doctor who refused to treat coyotito because his parents had no money when the doctor heard of kino and juana's fortune in finding the pearl of the world (722), he boasted. Chapter 1 - the pearl kino awakened in the near dark the stars still shone and the day had drawn only a pale wash of light in the lower sky to the east. Kino and juana desperately go in search for a pearl, because they need it in order to pay the doctor to cure coyotito kino then dives in search for a pearl he finds an oyster and senses that it is ''the one'. Summary kino, a native american, lives in la paz, mexico, with his wife, juana, and their infant son, coyotito when coyotito is stung by a scorpion, the local doctor refuses to treat him because kino cannot pay.
Kino and juana head to the pearl dealer in order to sell their pearl, as usual with the neighbors in tow kino's brother warns him of the scheming pearl dealers and he is proven right when kino approaches the first dealer he offers him 1000 pesos which is fairly underpriced. Begin the new ending from when kino leaves juana and coyotito in the cave decide whether you think kino should have kept the pearl write a persuasive essay to influence him to your point of view. Kino goes diving for a pearl so that they can bring ciyotito to the doctor, and kino finds the pearl and they bring him to the doctor 10: chapter 3 summary kino shows the pearl to everybody because it was the pearl of the world and coyotito got better and the doctor found out about it and went to kinos house and poisoned coyotito.
The pearl john steinbeck kino, is a poor indian fisherman who lives on the gulf of california with his wife juana and baby son coyotito they are very poor but happy family when he finds the pearl of the world he believes that wonderful things will come from selling it. Every man suddenly became related to kino's pearl, and kino's pearl went into the dreams, the speculations, the schemes, the plans, the futures, the wishes, the needs, the lusts, the hungers, of everyone, and only one person stood in the way and that was kino, so that he became curiously every man's enemy. Coyotito is the infant son of juana and kino in john steinbeck's the pearl when coyotito is stung by a scorpion, his mother tries to suck out the poison, but wants to take him to a doctor. Then, chapter 6 closes the novel with the end of another day, its focus being three days later with the chastened and saddened kino and juana returning to the shores of the gulf to throw the evi1 pearl back into the water.
Kino senses movement near him, but it is only juana who arises silently from beside him kino sees her near the hanging box where coyotito lay, and then watches her go out the doorway kino begins to feel a great sense of rage as he hears her footsteps going toward the shore juana is going to throw. Terrified, juana recites a charm and a prayer to protect coyotito, while kino moves forward to capture the scorpion coyotito spots the scorpion on the rope, laughs, and reaches up to grab it just then, positioned in front of the hanging box, kino freezes, slowly stretching out his hand toward the scorpion. 11 what is the name of the town where kino first attempts to sell his pearl (a) santa lucia (b) la paz (c) cadaques (d) tegucigalpa 12 what is the first pearl dealer's nervous habit.