Angelina Marceau, aka the "Grasso Street Angel", her nickname — Character
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Books and Stories this Character Appears In Edit
- The Ivory and the Horn — "Dead Man's Shoes"
- "But for the Grace Go I"
- The Onion Girl
- In the House of My Enemy
- Promises to Keep
Description / Bio Edit
Angelina Marceau runs a youth distress center on Grasso Street. She's a walk-in social worker with an office on Grasso Street; will help anyone who needs it, getting them a sponsor to front money to get them through rehab and into a college, an apartment, etc. Willing to fight the system to help charges. Good friend and surrogate mother to Jilly Coppercorn; got her back on her feet after her then-boyfriend Lou Fucceri picked Jilly up off the street.
She helps street kids through a sponsorship program that she’s developed in which straight-up citizens put up money and time to help the down-and-outers get a second chance.
Personality and CharacterEdit
The only thing she really and honestly cares about is helping people. She is sincere, works hard for homeles kids, puts her rep on the line, stands up to the system for kids.
An attractive woman with a heart-shaped face, warm and caring eyes, wavy long dark brown hair down her back. Dresses casually;
- People figure that something really bad must have happened to her as a kid, for her to do what she does
Connections (characters, places) Edit
|Lou Fucceri||cop||former boyfriend||helped Jilly off the streets with Angel's help|
|Jilly Coppercorn||artist||former runaway||Angel helped her off the streets|
|Maisie Flood||street kid||tries to help her||street kid with put-together family; squat in the Tombs|
|Tommy Flood||ex-mental patient||agrees to help him with Maisie||homeless guy Maisie takes care of in their squat in an empty building in the Tombs|
|Rexy||small dog||pet||follows Maisie everywhere|