With 22 black pearls to cover her costs, a mysterious woman abandons a baby at an exclusive school for girls. Perla grows up there, along with her best friend, Eva. One day, Tomas arrives ... See full summary »
Andrea del Bocca plays superbly the part of Perla, which is a character that gains instantly our sympathy. The story is intriguing and the mystery of the black pearls' origin is an element that adds further to our interest.
This series is also about the power and grace of the unexpected love, that comes uninvited in your life and leaves nothing as it was. This is captured beautifully in the lyrics of the magnificent theme song "El Amour", who's some lyrics I translate below:
"Love is standing at my doorstep,
wants to come in and sees the door is half-open.
Love, does not know how to wait, doesn't give a warning