Born of Tragedy
In 1946, a woman went into labor in Añora, in the Córdoba of Span. She would successfully give birth to a baby boy named Marcos but would unfortunately die during childbirth. After raising him alone for 3 years, Marcos’ father remarried and went to live with a woman in Fuencaliente.
Memories of Pain
When Marcos looked back on those years of his life, he can remember nothing but abuse at the hands of his stepmother and indifference from his father. That’s why when his parents sold Marcos to a goat herder at the age of 6, it felt like a blessing, even though he was leaving his parents behind…