1: This is Tita because she has so many emotions pent up in her for long periods of times and then she explodes. She has a bad life but a lot of good things happen during her lifetime.
3: This represents all of Tita's sad moments and how she always cries. The picture of the rain is supposed to mean that she cries a lot and cries when she's happy or sad. The picture of the cat is supposed to of a lost cat sad because it doesn't know where its home is. Like Tita, she doesn't know really where her home is because her mother just left her with someone else. The picture of the bun represents all the times when Tita felt lonely and had no one there to be there for her.
5: This page is to represent Tita's love. The pictures of the painted hearts is for Tita and her sister Gertrudis because Tita loves her but Gertrudis isn't always there to love her back. The picture of the teddy bear hugging a heart is Tita and Nacha because they loved each other very much and wanted to be together forever but the teddy bear was worn as Nacha was old and she past away. The picture of the coffee heart is Tita with John because the love was there but then when John left, it was as if he drank the coffee and the love wasn't there in Tita's point of view. The picture of the heart cloud is of Tita and Rosaura because there was a love between them but it slowly floated away. The picture of the rose is for the one true love for Tita and how you can only have one. The picture of the matches in the box all lit is showing how all of Tita's matches lit when she was with Pedro and shows that she loves him the most.
7: This shows all of the happy moments in Tita's life. The picture with the orange and lemon shows that food makes Tita happy and she loves to cook. When she was with Nacha, she was happy and the same with being with John.
9: This shows Tita's uniqueness and how she is different from everyone else. The middle picture represents when Tita is finally gets a chance to be happy and alone, something bad is happening around her that she doesn't know of. She is unique as a flower is because she blooms differently than other people. She is like the things in space because she isn't like a person living in this world. The picture of the table shows how she is unique of holding all of her anger in and just slowly shows it and then just breaks loose.
11: The picture on the top left shows Tita's angry thoughts and what she wanted to do and say but just kept them hidden in her mind. The pictures on the right show when Tita wanted to blow up but something that she loved or something just told her to keep it in her and she managed to keep her anger in for a long time. The picture on the bottom left shows what happened when Tita was pushed past the limits. She exploded and went crazy from holding it all in for just a long time.
12: (Back Cover) This represents Tita's life. How she is in love, happy, sad, angry, and how she is unique. She is the fireworks and make the things around her special.