King Neptune: And as for you, be back here with my crown in exactly ten days. Patrick Star: He can do it in nine. King Neptune: Eight. Patrick Star: Seven. King Neptune: Six. SpongeBob and Eugene H Krabs (both): Patrick! King Neptune: Six it is, then. Patrick Star: Five. SpongeBob: Patrick, shush.

King Neptune allows SpongeBob to go look for his crown in Shell City. Neptune will spare Mr. Krabs' life until then. King Neptune negotiates how much time SpongeBob has to find the crown.