The narrator reports that Skipper Kipper has closed the port-hole in time. Baron Barracuda expresses frustration, but tells Trigger Fish that they will wait for another chance to get into the ship. Georgie Porgy and Finley Haddock proceed, each with a coin, towards the home of Miss Minerva. On their way, the encounter Diver Dan, who again hails them, and tries to talk to them. When Finley, because of the coin, makes only incoherent sounds, Dan concludes that the pressures of the deep have somewhat deranged him. Finley drops his coin and then talks to Dan. Finley expresses some distress at having dropped the coin; Dan retrieves to return to him. Finley expresses surprise that a monster should be so nice. Georgie begins speaking as if he has no coin (and none is visible now in his mouth). Finley marvels that Dan can talk. Finley asks that they be excused to take their gold to the Mermaid; Dan thus learns that there is a Mermaid. He also hears that her name is Minerva. Finley declares ... Written by
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Duh, did it hurt, Boss?
I've told you to call me "Baron" before!
D'okay Baron-before, what'll we do now?