In the Time of the Butterflies took place in Ojo de Agua in the Dominican Republic. Ojo de Agua is a part of the small island in the Dominican Republic. It was so small that Trujillo been the dictator for many of years. This is why the setting is so significant to the story. If Trujillo wasn't the leader for so long, killing innocent civilians, and being so cruel to people, then the butterflies wouldn't have started the rebellion against Trujillo.
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Virgilio Morales in this story is a communist. In the book, some people described him as an "enemy of the state". However, he seems to be a person who is trying to create fairness by getting Trujillo out of office.