Marseille is a bright sixteen year old from the Gwovo area near Galette Chambon. He lives with his mother, sister, and two brothers. His mother works on a farm as a sharecropper and is allowed to keep some of the produce to sell at market. If Marseille finds a sponsor, he will be able to go to BGM High School in the 9th grade. Marceille enjoys working with his mother in the garden, going to church, and studying lessons. His favorite subject in school is Algebra. When he grows up, he wants to become a doctor or a truck driver.