Loneliness is a big theme throughout the novel. We see it in characters such as Eva, Huberto, Mimí and others. When Huberto Naranjo went to join the guerrillas on the mountain. "The loneliness was worse than the hunger.
People think I started getting emotional (angry, sad, hurt etc.) But really its the same way ive felt all my life under different circumstances, its just i dont hide behind a mask anymore and I let my emotions show, I feel free.