José Inocêncio will have a dark feeling and will ask Jacutinga to save his wife. Facing difficulties in childbirth, Maria Santa will beg Jacutinga to save her son. Even feeling the presence of Our Lady next to her, Maria Santa manages to give birth, but does not survive.
Maria Santa’s death will leave José Inocêncio devastated. Jacutinga will feel guilty for not being able to save her. José Inocêncio will blame the baby for the tragedy. Given this, Deocletian will suggest to Morena that the couple take care of the son rejected by the little colonel.
Santinha returns in ‘Renascer’
After her tragic outcome in the soap opera, the young protagonist will make a spiritual visit to her children, generating apprehension about the supernatural visions that will haunt José Inocêncio’s immense property. Even in the first years of his life, José Pedro will be the only one to witness his mother’s spectral presence.
While the other siblings will be involved in the commotion, Inácia (Edvana Carvalho) will leave him on the floor to watch the other little ones. At that moment, Santinha will appear, leaving the baby completely absorbed. Inácia, in turn, will be overcome by fear upon realizing the presence of the ‘beyond’ in events.