In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez

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In In the Times of the Butterflies what happens in chapter 4 (summarize chapter 4)?

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In Chapter 4, the religious Patria gives birth to a stillborn child and experiences a radical shift in her faith. Patria recalls:

And suddenly, I was crying in her arms, (Minerva's) because I could feel the waters breaking, the pearl of great price slipping out, and I realized I was giving birth to something dead I had been carrying inside me.

After I lost the baby, I felt a...

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