in response to a real tale, the identify personality, Palmera, is stuck in an internet of romance and political intrigue. happening within the Dominican Republic within the yr 1944, she returns to her place of origin of Montecristi after completing her schooling within the States. She is unwittingly lured into the grab of Trujillo, a ruthless and crafty dictator who collects attractive younger women as trophies of conquest. to avoid changing into a part of his concubine, Palmera's merely selection is use a way to escape the rustic ... sooner than it really is too late.

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