Fermentation, after all is broken down, it is time to further dissolve the ego/old self to create a medium for something new to be born. the dark night of the soul, the time in the dessert, the cocoon.
THEME One of the themes in the book was fear. Fear was a significant factor that played a role in how obidient citizens were to Trujillo. Due to the fear, people didn't speak out against Trujillo's reign. Dede was scared about what would happen to her sisters and Jaime was scared about losing his property, that is why they didn't join the alliance. However, fear was the driving force behind the rebellion of the National Underground.
She feels trapped or attacked by someone and is trying to run . Self portraits done using a scanner by photographer Whitney Justesen, who skillfully operates a scanner to tell creative stories with her photographs.