Thinks Virgilie Morales is the one who gave Minerva the ideas about Trujillo
Hangs out with boy and find out hes communist, the talk about the perfect government.
Practices to sell life insurance in the future
Dede and Minerva fighting over weather to join the revolution or not. Dede dose not want to because her husband dose not want her to.
Dede wanted to bring Jaimito with her and her sisters but since Minerva did not know where his politics were so Minerva did not want him to come starting a big argument.
Dede is listening to illegal radio witch is about the Cuban revolution. he husband dose not approve of this
Dede goes to church to get answers on what she should do with her at home family and her sisters. When there she finds out that Padre de Jesus is a revolutionist.
Dede and Minerva were very scared and they said a pome over and over until they fell asleep to get the head out of it
Dede gets out of the car and decides to stay at home instead of going on trip
Dede was frantic she did not know if her sisters were dead or alive.
A reporter came to Dede asking questions way earlier then reporters came normally.
Made worker move working stations for having weird family photos that maid Dede uncomfortable.
Papa send Minerva to a religious school
Minerva's friend trys to kill Trujillo during a school event that Trujillo was watching
Find letters in dads jacket pocket from Lio, who she has not seem in a long time
She finds out Papa is cheating on her mother and has four other daughters. Minerva crashes the Jeep into the Ford when she finds out.
Minerva finally realizes that she wants a man in her life
The Maribals get invited to Trujillos party. No one at the party dances until El Jefe has the first dance. later on in the party El Jefe dance with Minerva. He try's advance from dancing but Minerva slaps him in the face.
Minerva is taken into questioning and askeed about the letters from Lio Morales. They ask her if she is in contact with him, she is not. Papa is taken prisoner and has a heart attack in jail. When they are all together Minerva gambles for there life. they tie so they are let go.
Minerva is getting married to Manolo on a very rainy day.
Graduates law school but Trujillo dose not let her practice.
In prison Minerva holds "little school" to talk about what the new government should look like. She got this from listening to the illegal radio. Castro did this when he was in prison.
Sanctions against the D.R. were passed
Minerva remembers time sharing room with Dede
Minerva finds out her husband is at La Victoria Prison and that Manolo and Leanardo are at Puerto Plata
Wondering if they should stop at the spot of a ambush
Goes to same school as Minerva, Minerva give her a little book to write in.
Comes up with list of resolves for 1946
Mate thinks that Trujillo is a good person
Finds out that Minerva sneaks out and asks her why. Minerva dose not respond.
has night mares about papas death
has 1st kiss
Gets news from gossip section of the new paper. In the section of the paper is where you read about what Trujillo dose to people who have spoke out against him.
Mate is staying at Minerva's house when in the middle of the night she hears knocking at the door. It is a man delivering a big package to Minerva and Manolo. After talking to the man She decides she wants to be a butterfly.
Mate has a new baby named Jacqueline
Mate thought she was above the other non political inmates until on day she had a break down in prison. the non political's offered her there 10 minutes of looking out the window.
Mate and Minerva receive packages from there family and share the goods evenly through out the cell with all the other girls
Get to see family for frist time while in prison
prison guards take away all Crufixes
Mate has discovered she can hide papers in her hair
Mate hides papers in her hair to give to the OAS to help impose sanctions in the Dominican Republic.
Married to Pedro Gonzales, has two kids Nelson and Nori
Has night mares about house burning down killing her babies
Loses a baby before birth
Patrica has first son named Ernersto
Minerva gives her Patria her 5 month old baby because she could not raise her during the rebellion,
The family takes a retreat and on the last day they are attacked her son Noris died
Has new baby boy named Raul Ernesto
The SIM (the D.R.'s secret police) were staying and Patrias house
The picture of Trujillo was being moved around the house to eventually it was in a part of the house that no one goes in.
to Patria every one is equal in the eyes of god
Patria is wondering how her son Nelson is being treated in jail, as a man or as a boy.
When Patria passes the picture of Trujillo he say a prayer and act as if he is one of her own, just troubled.
Making a package for Minerva and Mate in prison
Other Family members/Friends
Trujillo kills general and husband, the general was fooling around with husbands wife Trujillo takes them both and kills them
T. is killing non-supporters of his regime
T. starts having affair with Lina
23rd year of Trujillo
Castro Just freed Cuba
The government calls a state of emergency to stop/delay invasion of rebels and it works
El Jefe wants the sisters dead
Guards surround the car on the little lonely road
the guards killed the sisters and driver then put them back in the car and pushed them over a cliff to look like a accident.