After Isabella’s encounter with a curandera, she takes a pregnancy test that derails the plans she has for herself. After discussing the positive test with her boyfriend Carlos, he berates her for considering an abortion. Isabella, decides to use an ointment that was given to her by Griselda, the curandera. Carlos wakes up in a nightmare where he is confronted with children, a pregnant belly and an unruly scientist. He awakes with a new found respect for Isabella.