- „She means all these 'concerned citizens' wouldn't be fighting this decision so hard if Principal Green were white”
- —Bodie on Capeside racists[src]
Bodie is a smart, quick-witted and talented man, who works as a chef at various jobs before partnering with Gale Leery at Leery's Fresh Fish and settling in Capeside with his family. Bodie is in a relationship with Bessie Potter and feels the effect of living in a small town, where endemic racism is evident. He and Bessie have been together for a long time, and together have a son, Alexander, born in 1998. He is very fond of Joey, whom he regards as a daughter.