The Fall of Asturias — David

  title={The Fall of Asturias — David},
  author={Neil MacMaster},
By October the enemy was getting closer and closer day by day. Asturias was completely cut off and the Nationalists were advancing from the east; they were through Santander and coming into Asturias. Consuelo’s mother worked in the hospital and when things got bad she took Consuelo and her sister, Angelina, and left by boat from Gijon. Since they held Mexican passports the mother had decided to go there.