Gael moved to Portland, ME a year and a half ago from Pointe-Noire, Republic of the Congo. He has learned English and made friends very quickly. "Steve" works in construction as well as painting interiors, as a home business. For painting jobs he can be reached at 207-272-8192. Steve hopes to be able to enlist in the US Navy this coming summer.
At left, he his pictured next to his portrait, drawn by Pigeon, which is on display outside the Maine Historical Society's exhibit: 400 Years of New Mainers.
Music: "Hello" by Adele