The Pearl

why are the songs so important? why has juana come to add her prayers to the songs?

Chapter 2. initiating event- song of the pearl that might be/ song of the undersea

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Culture and superstition are heavily relied upon in this tiny fishing village. The still believe in the "old way," even amidst the colonization that has begun all around them. The song and the prayer are magical...... the village believes in the gods.


The Pearl