What are the two most important quotes regarding identity in Chapter 11 of In the Time of the Butterflies? Maria Teresa's chapter in part III. Quotes that defined her character or showed her change.

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This is a very important chapter for the development of the character of Maria Teresa, as we see her in prison and having to face the realities of punishment, abuse and torture. Based on this, therefore, one of the most important quotes regarding her identity and development as a character comes at the very end of the chapter. Having been tortured, the guards look shame-faced:

Then Bloody Juan gathered up my clothes, but I wouldn't let him help me. I dressed myself and walked out to the wagon on my own two feet.

This shows the defiance,...

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