Hardship and abuse have led Altagracia to become a ruthlessly ambitious woman and a cold mother who has abandoned her daughter. While she lacks love, she may have found it now with Saul, an attorney who defends victims of gender violence. However, he has also captured the attention of Monica, Altagracia's estranged daughter.
Altagracia Sandoval, is a powerful entrepreneur in the construction industry who manipulates the lives of everyone around her.
Saul confronts Altagracia at Felipe’s birthday party and demands the release of his father.
At night the neighborhood is attacked by a group of hooded people sent by Altagracia and while watching everything happen she seems surprised to see how Saul protects Monica.
Monica, Lazaro and Saul are at the hospital trying to get help from the doctors but faced with the hospital’s staff refusal to give Lazaro treatment Saul gets mad and is able to get him help.
Ximena goes to the job interview but doesn’t meet the minimum requirements for the job position. Altagracia remembers when Yesenia taught her how to leave Lazaro impotent.
Altagracia thinks she needs to change strategies because there is too much fuzz going on with the construction company.
Altagracia arrives home very disturbed and tells Regina that she found one of the rapist and says she is going to confront him. Braulio makes love to Valeria and says Altagracia’s name.
Altagracia promises Margarita she will make Miguel Preciado pay for all his crimes. Saul dismisses Ximena’s jealousy but she seems to be very upset. Monica tells Gabino she is not interested in having a suitor.
Miguel is fascinated with Altagracia’s beauty, she lies to him saying she is there seeking a partnership and he is taken over by her charm.
Saul sees a woman in the ocean, he doesn’t know it is her, he sees her get in the water, he tries to tell her but sees that she is trying to drawn herself and he saves her. They are both in shock when they see each other under water.
Yesenia arrives to the mansion looking for Altagracia and is greeted by Regina. Ximena comes down to the construction company to confront Altagracia, Altagracia manipulates her and offers her a job position in one of her offices in Europe.
In her farmhouse in private Altagracia sends Braulio away and seduces Miguel. Braulio returns worried about her.
Altagracia meets with Saul at the construction company and tells her the title of ownership in her name is fake. Monica tells Lidya she is sure that Saul ended his relationship with Ximena because he has set eyes on her.
Altagracia and Braulio make an effort to have Miguel identify Cespedes. Monica finds out that Gabino threatened the delegation employee and confronts him, he apologizes inviting her to a bar with his friends.
Monica asks Yesenia if she is her mother and Yesenia denies it without giving her any further information. She offers her support. Regina finds Felipe wounded, she finds out he tried to rape Altagracia and reproaches him for it.
Everyone is worried because Saul is in serious condition on the operation table. Lopecito arrives at Valeria’s house to give her some documents, Valeria kisses him and orders him to take off his clothes.
Isabella apologizes to her mother about the conversation they had about her father and she asks her if she has any other family.
Monica disregards the possibility of Saul liking the Madame she also thinks that Gabino is following her. Gabino questions Saul with the intention of submitting a police report but in reality he just wants to find out about his personal life.
Braulio hits Yesenia brutally and warns her not to get close to Altagracia. Jaime, Azucena, Margarita and the detective try to locate Saul without success.
Felipe admits to Regina his love for Altagracia has turned into hatred. Saul confronts Monica about her being so distant with him lately.
Altagracia and Saul argue with the investors but in the end Altagracia prevails. Yesenia tells Lazaro that Monica is selling cakes at Altagracia´s company.
Braulio and Matamoros start a show to make Felipe look like a murderer. Regina offers to pay for Lazaro´s medical bills.
Altagracia confirms to Felipe that nobody will support him because she bribed everyone, that he will be blamed for the murder of the prostitute, Rafael evades Emiliano, dismayed and burns the photo.
Yesenia tells Altagracia that her daughter is dead. Regina supports the version. Yesenia asks for the money that corresponded to her daughter in order to give it to a sick Lazaro.
Yesenia tries to convince Lazaro to recover what La Doña took from her. Saul corners Altagracia and asks for an explanation about why she visited Miguel Preciado right before his disappearance.
Regina poses as Yesenia´s client in order to meet Monica. Yesenia tells Felipe about Altagracia´s past, she proposes to get revenge from her.
Altagracia spends the night with Saul, when she leaves, she reads the documents Lopecito left for Saul where she notices there is a report in which they are investigating her.
Monica argues with Rafael outside of Altagracia´s house. Saul starts to work at the foundation, he takes care of a battered woman, we see him in action as an attorney.
Monica and Saul talk about Altagracia. Yesenia tells Felipe that La Doña or someone close to her will hurt Monica a lot.
Azucena complains to Ximena for leaving the way she did, she tells her that Saul is planning to rebuild his life but if she loves him, to come back and she will try to help her.
Altagracia asks Matamoros to follow Yesenia and to let her know when she sees him with a crippled man.
Rafael and Leticia try to wake Emiliano up. Adolfo tells Monica that they need blood for Lidya, she and Saul and the neighbors go to the blood bank to make a donation.
She agrees to give her the check in exchange for telling her where Lazaro is. Monica sees Lidya and asks her to wake up. Rafael ties stories and discovers that Agent Gabino Dominguez did not make the complaint.
Rafael, Emiliano and Braulio thank Gabino for his cooperation.
Adolfo is keeping an eye on a dedicated Monica who spends the night taking care of Lidya, they talk about life and love. Altagracia sees the news on the Colonel´s arrest, she looks satisfied.
Jaime and Altagracia argue strongly in the office, he demands him to leave Saul alone. Leticia gives an interview to a reporter friend about her son´s participation in the “accident”.
Saul confesses to Ximena that he has a relationship with Altagracia and is in love with her, Ximena is hurt and warns him that La Doña is a manipulator. The fight between Altagracia and Yesenia continues.
Ximena tries to find out why Monica is there, but Altagracia asks her to leave. Altagracia confronts Ximena. Both of them expose their reasons to be with Saul, they are enemies.
Monica and Saul are with Lidya, but she can´t talk, Monica is excited and tells her she will get better. Altagracia works until late and thinks about Saul.
Saul defends Lidya in the oral trial despite the fact that she is still in the hospital. Braulio defends Emiliano. The trial is directed by Valeria as the judge.
Monica is clear with Saul, she tells him that she is in love with him and she will no longer work for La Doña.
Altagracia confesses to Alejandro who she really is. They argue, Alejandro shows himself as a brave man, he doesn´t even blink when she digs a hot metal piece in his tattooed skin, he challenges her and doesn´t give up.
Karen informs Saul that she will travel from Veracruz to Mexico City in order to investigate the connection he has with the Monkeys.
Altagracia is in shock looking from the top and seeing what is happening. Yesenia is able to escape. Saul proves that his father is dead. Braulio escapes without being seen.
Monica comforts Saul, the only thing he wants is to find out the truth. She begs him to take care of his mother. Rafael and Braulio try to convince Altagracia to say that she pushed him in self-defense.
Saul complains to Altagracia for using his influences and for involving Gabino in the case.
Saul talks to Monica and swears to avenge his father´s death, he is determined to find the person or persons responsible for it. Azucena, upset, says that she will not tolerate La Doña in the Funeral.
Altagracia is furious and wakes up Saul and Monica, she complains to Monica for her lack of loyalty and to Saul for spending the night with Monica.
Braulio understands that Altagracia asks him to investigate Monica because of Saul and warns her that this man will be her perdition. Alejandro makes Matamoros faint and takes his gun and searches him in a rush.
Gabino surprises Monica, he is wearing a hood but she recognizes him because of his stare. Gabino struggles with her, Monica hits her head and faints. At the same time, Altagracia surprises Alejandro who discovers the altar and she shoots him.
Ximena is put under a lot of pressure to investigate Lazaro; she agrees if Braulio promises not to hurt anyone else. Braulio denies once more his involvement in Aguirre’s death.
Altagracia is upset and in a heated argument, she tells Regina that she will never forgive her and to never return, she will have her belongings shipped to her.
Altagracia strolls in the garden during the charity. She receives Daniel treating him nicely setting him up as prey.
Altagracia refuses to say who is the man that threatened her. Saul continues to think it is his father and swears he will find the killer and make him pay in prison or with his life.
Lopecito kisses Valeria, she is about to tell him she is pregnant but his wife Elena appears with their child.
Azucena Confronts Ximena and tells her she suspects that she conspired with Braulio to push Saul away from Lady Altagracia and this is why the turned Jaime against her. Saul asks Lopecito to investigate Valeria.
Altagracias orders Gabino not to touch Saul but to incarcerate Monica. Monica tells Saul her plans to leave with her father.
Saul is jealous of Adolfo comforting Monica and tells her his feelings towards her. Saul and Monica remember the attack on the community, Monica explodes blaming the attack on Lady Altagracia.
Saul asks for Karen to help him find Monica. Adolfo is desperate and wants to help find her, but Yesenia convinces him to stay can care for Lazaro who is still unconscious.
Monica finds a way to make a phone call and calls Saul, she tells him she is in prison. Diego looks for Lidyia at the hospital and he swears he will conquer her love. Valeria nearly faints and Lopecito is concerned.
Braulio has his suspicion of the toast; however Altagracia convinces him and he finally drinks.
Leticia takes Lopecito and Valeria back to her home to calm them down, Lopecito swears to Valeria that he will be by her side no matter who’s the child is. Valeria says she loves him.
Karen informs Saul that Monica and Margarita are in the punishment cells. Gabino discovers that one of the Sandoval’s is alive and she pressed charges but no one believed her.
Saul meets with the warden using all of his arguments and contacts to try to help Monica. Rafael tells Daniel that they will now go after Francisco Vega, the other Monkey.
Saul and Altagracia debate, both ask for the truth, she asks Saul for proof that she is involved in Monica’s detainment.
Saul has Braulio at gunpoint, Azucena intervenes and Valeria faints. Jorge and Ximena take Saul and Azucena away.
Diego goes to court to support Lidya and Monica. Ximena makes love to Braulio and he discovers the hidden cameras.
Valeria orders the release of Monica and Margarita, everyone celebrates in the court. Altagracia explodes. Regina and Felipe celebrate when they hear the news.
Regina and Felipe meet with Altagracia. Valeria tells Braulio she is pregnant. Regina confirms to Altagracia that she is Monica’s mother.
Saul and Azucena are concerned as they cannot find Ximena. Felipe tells Lazaro no to worry, knowing he would not accept his help he paid a year in advance the apartments rent, he promises revenge from Altagracia when he returns to power.
Saul feels that Altagracia threatened Yesenia to alter the story of what happened the day his father died. Amalia visits Leticia and is surprised when she sees the tattoo, stating her husband has one just like it.
Altagracia supports Adolfo as she has a feeling he loves Monica, she tells him that her relationship with Saul is just a phase. Leticia tells Valeria her suspicions that Rafael was part of a gang of rapist.
Altagracia apologizes to Monica for all the pain she has caused, Monica does not believe her and walks away pledging vengeance. Emiliano tells Isabela that her aunt threatened him as well as this is her nature.
Monica asks Saul to never meet with Altagracia again. Altagracia calls a Politician asking him to have Braulio released in exchange for a personal construction favor.
Rafael tells Emiliano to break off with Isabela. Regina takes Isabela to live with her.
Francisco threatens Altagracia asking her for the names of the people that know of the existence of the monkeys or her niece will pay for her silence.
Altagracia is shocked with Rafael’s presence, he fakes being lost, he is relieved she does not relate him to the Monkeys. Braulio arrives home surprised Isabela and Valeria are alone waiting for Diego.
Rafael tells Daniel that he is doing this to save Leticia. Saul is jealous of Monica speaking so highly of Adolfo.
Rafael tells Altagracia that is the daughter she has is his he will support her. Emiliano speaks evasively to Rafael; he does not tell him that his mother is in the hospital.
Saul and Karen arrive and the abandoned home is surrounded. Karen kills a bodyguard in self-defense. David the second guard escapes and warns Francisco who is about to choke Altagracia.
Altagracia discovers he chose Monica. Rafael explains to Leticia that Francisco was going to kill them, he does not tell her about their connection with Altagracia.
Monica ends her relationship with Saul. Altagracia informs Braulio and Matamoros that she is planning her vengeance towards Daniel but does not give details.
Saul is anxious thinking of the 2 women in his life, Lopecito tries to comfort him.
Adolfo confirms Monica is not Lazaro’s daughter, she is devastated. Adolfo tells her that it is possible her mother could have deceived Lazaro and he does not know.
Daniel does not let himself be manipulated by Altagracia and does not give the name of the other monkey. Karen promises Saul to help him if he does not get involved in her case.
Rafael intercepts Yesenia and threatens her regarding Monica, she says he will avenge Emiliano. Monica and Adolfo speak to Valeria about the company, she kicks them out very nervous.
Monica is in search for truth with Regina but Isabela interrupts. Saul and Altagracia make love. Elena arrives to Braulio’s home before he can disappear the car, she discovers that Valeria is pregnant.
Gabino has Monica at gunpoint, she tells him that she is Altagracia’s daughter, he does not know what to do as he knows she would not forgive him. Lidya goes through the difficult process of stating the facts and showing evidence.
Altagracia is furious with Gabino’s comments, he know what happened 20 years ago, she tries to stop the fire but Matamoros holds her back.
“Weeks later”, Altagracia worries about her daughter. Saul continues in prison, he is anxious about Monica. Lazaro and Felipe pick up Monica from the hospital, she thanks Felipe for taking care of her father, Adolfo arrives with her at a surprise party.
Monica tells everyone she knows who her mother is but tells Lazaro to rest assured she will continue with her normal life.
Monica tells Azucena the truth. Azucena advises to forget them both as they are mother and daughter. Altagracia continues the visit with Daniel and Rafael draws closer.
Saul enquires about Monica’s father. Altagracia asks Saul to stop seeing her and Monica. Braulio continues to hold Valeria, Leticia and Diego, Lopecito arrives and distracts Braulio allowing the police to rescue them.
Monica reacts furiously after she discovers that Daniel could be her father, she slaps him, Margarita and Lydia do not understand what is happening.
Altagracia listens to Saul’s petition to not kill Daniel. Lazaro asks Monica to settle things with Altagracia.
Altagracia asks Rafael if he knows Daniel and informs him that he was a monkey. Happiness surrounds the wedding, pictures and Mariachi while entering.
The wedding continues, Altagracia gets ready to part. Regina and Felipe leave. Karen halts Jorge’s love demonstrations, she does not want anyone to know of their relationship, Magdalena suspects.
Monica tells Rafael that she called Altagracia, he is scared and says she will kill him. Altagracia and Regina arrive and face the truth with Rafael, Monica is hurt that she is a daughter of a rapist and murderer, she leaves.
Altagracia is not intimidated by Braulio’s blackmail; she says she has nothing to do with his actions. Leticia is very upset, Rafael proposes to start a new life with Monica, she does not accept and asks him to leave.
The judge sentences 67 years of prison, everyone celebrates. Monica tells Rafael that is he wants her to consider changing her mind, he must turn herself in as well as Daniel.
Altagracia mentions that Felipe attacked and threatened her. Regina promises she will talk to Felipe. Yesenia tells Monica that Altagracia asked for forgiveness and her father will rest in peace.
Daniel informs Altagracia that Gustavo knows he is a monkey and Saul knew Gustavo was going after him.
Rafael suspects Altagracia want him to kill Felipe as a plan to have him sent to prison and get lynched once inside. Rafael and Altagracia figure it was Brualio who told Felipe.
Altagracia mentions she wants them to live in peace, they toast for happiness. Daniel asks the women to support Saul and Monica in the foundation. Lopecito is the father of the child Valeria carries.
Altagracia confesses to Karen that she was attacked by the monkeys but she has nothing to do with the findings in the basement and accuses Braulio.
Saul, Karen and Jorge are uncertain if Rafael acted alone, Karen and Jorge decide to go after him. Lopecito call Saul for support to go to Elena’s home, he suspects Braulio is there.
Yesenia dies in Monica’s arms; she confesses her grandmother said she would die. Altagracia is desperate on the phone as she does not know who was killed.
Monica says no, Adolfo is upset and tells her Saul is certainly sleeping with Altagracia, Adolfo sees Saul and an argument erupts.
Altagracia saves Daniel. Lidya did not get on the truck, they kiss. Valeria tells Isabela that Diego went on a trip and to wait for him to return.
Altagracia wins over the women and children at the foundation. Altagracia walks through the building and the children are joyful with the remodeling.
Monica and Saul argue if she loves him or Adolfo, Margarita interrupts. Monica and Margarita go to the apartment; Monica confesses she feels nothing for Adolfo but will do anything she can to forget Saul.
Altagracia continues to provoke Saul, telling him that Daniel is in love with her and risked his life to save her. Rafael want to attack but Braulio says to hold off as he wants to see them suffer.
Matamoros and Daniel find Altagracia and Saul. Altagracia takes Saul to her secretroom, she does not want to take him to a hospital for security reasons.
Saul asks why he wasn’t taken to a hospital. Altagracia explains about her beliefs and why she took him there, she was concerned about his security as Braulio and Rafael could have gone to a hospital and killed them.
Rafael threatens Altagracia and asks her to confess that she was who ordered Felipe’s murder, she does not concede. Braulio watches everything from his car. Monica and Leticia rescue the woman.
Altagracia continues her ritual; Saul tries to get out of the trance he denies making love to her as he is thinking of Monica.
Saul enters the bar using information provided by Yuridia, he pretends to be a customer while Karen and Lopecito wait outside. Jorge covers the rear entrance.
Saul enters the bar using information provided by Yuridia, he pretends to be a customer while Karen and Lopecito wait outside. Jorge covers the rear entrance.
Marcos and Margarita comfort Diego for the death of his father and they are informed of the video. They discuss what to do with the video, send it to the police or not do anything.
Altagracia grabs her weapon and points toward the wedding. Matamoros tries to hold her from shooting while she continues to observe the wedding full of rage and hate.