Celestina is the metaphorical individual created by Dr. Martinez to represent the "contemporary celebrities" in Ecuador who were insisting that Ecuador should be a Roman Catholic Theocracy. This issue of "El Perico" revolves around this Metaphorical individual. She is accused of being a witch, a sourcerer, a "necromancer" (one who uses black magic and summons the spirits of the dead or the inhabitants of hell for assistance), a false interpreter of the Bible, a hypocritical celebrity similar to Alexandre Dumas, ...etc...etc.