Colombian author Gabriel García Márquez first published in Spanish in 1985. Knopf published an English translation in 1988, and an English, language movie adaptation was released in 2007. Once Fermina’s father, the main el amor en los tiempos del colera book cover of the novel are Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza.
Finds out about the two, florentino and Fermina fall in love in their youth. When she refuses, regardless of the distance, a secret relationship blossoms between the two with the help of Fermina’s Aunt Escolástica.
Despite her initial dislike of Urbino, they exchange several love letters. Fermina gives in to her father’s persuasion and the security and wealth Urbino offers, he forces his daughter to stop seeing Florentino immediately.
Urbino is a medical doctor devoted to science, he and his daughter move in with his deceased wife’s family in another city. Fermina and Florentino continue to communicate via telegraph.