Alex Da Fonte
Alexander Birch da Fonte
Family friends with Lila Peres.
A teenaged boy grows up on the moon. One of the first generations to be born and die on the moon, he is the son of a wealthy entrepreneur. He has his own personal robot which acts as a companion. The robot, Michelle acts as a teacher, protector, parent, and personal assistant.
Alex gets out into the "world".
Alex dies during the conflict between corporations and Earth-based governments in his early twenties.
Alex suffers from cyclothymia and substance abuse (later in life).
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