- A minor
character in the short story.
- Busy and
preoccupied with work as the captain of the spaceship.
- Tries to
spend time with Trish, his daughter at the diner, indulging her with chocolate
- Does not
realise that Trish has beenreplaced by Clo at the end of the story.
person as he’s always poking his head round Trish’s door and asking Trish
about her life.
- He is a
multi-tasker, talking to Trish as well as perusing computer printouts at the
- He fails
to show his love and Trish is disappointed because of that.