Author: Reine Arcache Melvin
Set in a time of dictatorship and political upheaval. The Betrayed tells the story of two sisters who love the same man. Their passion threatens to lead them to betray not only each other, but all that their father stood for. Shy, idealistic Pilar initially resolve to carry on her father's fight against the dictator, while her flamboyant older sister Lali, reacts by marrying the enemy--Arturo, the dictator's godson. Eact tries to find their pla ce in this violent world, but can they withstand the corrupton of politics and the relentless pull of their own desires? What price must one pay for passion?