Why the Mirabel Sisters are Butterflies

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Dictator, a word that has haunted people throughout history, it means a leader who rules a country with absolute power, usually by force. Trujillo was a dictator of that kind, he was a role model in front of his people, but a murderer in the shadows. There were those who went against him in order to gain their freedom, among those brave souls were the Mirabel sister who fought for their freedom. These radicalists were known as The Butterflies, which consisted of the Mirabel sisters. The Butterflies went through a metamorphosis just like butterflies; they transformed themselves into symbols of peace through stages in their life. Although the Mirabel sisters were four ordinary children growing. As young girls the sisters had learned of the horrors that their leader was committing in the shadows. Trujillo was a mad man who was power hungry, and murdered anyone in his way. The first time the Mirabel sisters encountered Trujillo’s actions was due to a friend, Sinita who told them her sad story. Sinita’s uncles were going to stop Trujillo from hurting any more people, and were going to r...

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