Quote by John Steinbeck: “It was supposed that the pearl buyers were indi...”
Служебный роман 1 серия (комедия, реж. Эльдар Рязанов, 1977 г.)
Essay about Pearl Study Guide
Word spreads throughout the town of La Paz that Kino will be selling his great pearl. The pearl buyers are especially excited, and the pearl fishers abandon their work for the day to witness the transaction. Over breakfast that morning, the brush-house neighborhood teems with speculation and opinion. Kino, Juana, and Coyotito wear their best clothes for the occasion, and Kino dons his hat with care, anxious to appear a serious, vigorous man of the world. As Kino and Juana set out from their brush house, the neighbors fall in line behind them. Kino acknowledges this problem but adds that they have no way of solving it.
What does the first pearl buyer tell Kino about the pearl? He makes a coin appear and disappear. What does the pearl buyer do with his hands behind the table?.
what your mind can conceive you can achieve
Why are the pearl buyers excited to buy a pearl at the lowest price even if they do not stand to profit directly from the sale? What does this reveal about human nature? The narrator explains that it is part of human nature for men to want to do their best, regardless of the nature of the task. How did the pearl divers try to get better prices for their pearls? What happened? What lesson did they take from this experience?