Overcoming the restrictions she can mature. An important step in Andrea’s growth is her friendship with Ena. She gives her happiness, it represents what the protagonist wants to be, a different model of woman, facing the traditional one embodied by Angustias. Their relationship is based on friendship, love. By staying with Ena and her boyfriend, Jaime, she finds out that in a relationship the woman does not have to be dominated by man. Then Ena becomes more distant from her and Andrea starts to be closer to a group of artists that want to break down with the rules of the time. This relationship is important for Andrea just to go away from the family problems and Ena’s temporary alienation.
Andrea has also two relationships with Gerardo and her classmate Pons, but they just represent mistakes in her path. Pons and she for example belong to two different worlds and they are not mature enough to win this obstacle; moreover she thought this heterosexual love was the same of romantic love. She is still