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What did he do promise you Ariel? Will he make you queen of the seas
if only you returned the pearl to him? Did he promise to save your Eric?"
Ariel's look gave away the anser has Dawn continued almost
motionlessly toward her.
put the necklace one, now," shouted Aquata.
it on, that's right, I want you to. It was Poseidon who gave it to
me. I didn't steel it has he keeps clamming. He wanted me Ariel.
Wouldn't any man, or god for that matter want me. But when I rejected
him he gave me this thing. A gift of affection he said. This
cursed pearl that turned my hear has black has it is. Go on! Put
it on. He told you the power would be yours, what else did he promise
a chance to save Eric life," said Ariel. She dropped her head, "in
exchange for the life of my son when he is born," said Ariel
poor, foolish girl. Your just like me Ariel a trader. You rejected
the sea, you rejected Poseidon. He doesn't want to help you he want
you cursed like I have been cursed. Go on, put the dam thing on if
that what you want. That what he wants, you want to save Eric then
put the dam thing on." Dawn said in a cold voice grabbing Ariel arm, she
was now determined that Ariel ware the black pearl. Ariel struggled
but was to week to resist her.
swam quickly forward grabbed the pearl and tore it from the gold chain.
She swam to the thrown has both Dawn, and Ariel still grasped each other.
There with a heavy stone she smashed the black pearl. The evil gift
that Poseidon had given Dawn at the beginning of time. The flash
drove Aquata back, and the evil manta fled like the true coward he was.
crumbled to the floor still holing Ariel wrist. Has Ariel knelt down
beside her she saw Dawns continence change. The evil in her eyes
left her, and her face seemed to glow from within. And for a moment
Dawn was again the young madden who long ago incurred the wrath of Poseidon.
"I'm so sorry Ariel, can you ever forgive me." Ariel put her arms
around her and held her tight has her chest heaved with sobs. For
already her beauty was fading like a rose quickly wilting from the scorching
sun. "The globe, the glass globe over on the pedestal. It hold
your beloved Erics ship. Take it to the service and let it go."
She looked over and back down again at Dawn who was now withered with age.
"What he did to you was wrong, he robbed your