Julián leaves San Pedro to Veracruz, convinced that Lucrecia betrayed him.
Three years later, Lucrecia lives drowning in sorrow as Carmelo's wife; furthermore, she has lost her land due to Carmelo's ineptitude.
Carmelo, on the run from the police, kidnaps Lucrecia; later on, Julián saves her.
Throughout Lucrecia's rescue, Renata is accidentally shot and dies on the way to the hospital.
Maite Perroni and Eugenio Siller star as the young protagonists; Daniela Castro stars as both the adult protagonist and antagonist while Sabine Moussier, Jessica Coch, Altaír Jarabo and Armando Araiza star as the main antagonists.
Paulino Córdoba (Roberto Blandón), Gabino Roura (Sergio Goyri), Rodolfo Huerta (Francisco Gattorno), and Matías Quiroga (Salvador Sánchez) have been friends since their childhood.
Meanwhile, Lucrecia gives Carmelo divorce papers, and he responds by ripping up the papers and raping Lucrecia.
When Lorena finally accepts the fact that Julián does not love her anymore, she wants to take revenge by killing them both.
Depression seizes Rosario, who always merely tolerated her daughter's presence.
Her resentment forces Paulino to send their daughter away and to distance himself from Rodolfo Huerta's family.
At his funeral, Lucrecia faints and discovers that she is pregnant but does not know who the father is.