Pants lived, y’all. Attack a human, and you get rescued from the slaughterhouse and settled into a nice retirement in an aquarium. I guess.

As mentioned in the previous visit to Havei Jin Suir, they are a barter economy, and don’t really have a use for American currency day-to-day. The funds from the sale went to a communal coffer they can use to procure needs from the surface, and the ranchers get “paid” by way of essentially getting a massive credit at the stores and shops around the village.