Pablo Escobar and wife Victoria Eugenia 'Tata' Henao. "The flowers for the penthouse of Monaco building of 1,600 square meters and two floors were picked up twice a week in Bogotá on my father's plane. When my mother asked permission to do it, my father said, "My love, if Onassis sent hot bread to Paris for Jackeline, I send a plane to bring you flowers from Bogotá," " - Juan Pablo Escobar/Sebastian Marroquín.
With her father away at work, Chula lives with her sister, Cassandra and her mother in Bogota, Colombia in a kingdom of women. With the naïveté of childish wonder pimpled with desperation Chula comes of age amidst civil unrest, car bombs, first loves and news of The Guerrilla, fiend and hobgoblin, Pablo Escobar. When Petrona comes to serve as a maid in her house her presence enchants the imaginative Chula and her protection as they try to navigate the adult world.