She does not love him so she has to reject his offers that, in turn, make him hate her. His love to her, jelousity and impossibility to be with her make him change as a person and soon he becomes a merciless killer and kidnapper with all the intentions to prevent Max and Diana be together.
Maximiliano Irazabal celebrated his marriage to beautiful Marfil, while his friends Camila and Gerardo felt a little bit confused since they were jilted on this couple for each other.
Gerardo met Marfil while she was talking about birth control pill whereas she told Maximiliano about her pregnancy.
Gerardo tried to blackmail her with the purpose to go on dating but she refused. Camila was about to reveal the date and place of their "date" and she did it to Maximiliano.
He warned Gerardo to keep away from Marfil but Gerardo shot at Marfil with a gun.
She fell into the pool and later she was announced dead for the cerebral hemorrhage caused by shooting and falling.
Maximiliano and Camila went on dating, though he did not show willing to marry her. In the meantime, Fedora Garces Ledesma was released from prison. She was accused of killing her husband which led to loss of fortune, solid business and her two daughter. The crime was actually committed by Octavia Irazabal, a rich businesswoman, and the mother of Maximiliano. Fedora vowed to revive and return everything she had before but she could not even imagine that her elder 23-yer old daughter Diana was working as a practicing nurse at the local hospital and she was in love with Maximiliano to become the victim of this family. Fedora became a demanded singer at the nearby nightclub calling herself “La Gaviota” (The Seagull)and makes friends with Diana.