Alex:: You know I can't believe you talked me into that.
The only time I ever stuck my neck out to save anything..it all went to hell. and I know you did, too, and I know you think that... for the sake of Michael, and Isabel, and my race...
I don't want you to be around for what's going to happen.
And the man I grew up with..man who raised me..was just murdered.
You think I'm gonna forget about you or get over it or something, but...
This all changes when Liz is meet with the scientifically inexplicable – actual aliens in Roswell.
You know, human DNA mixed with alien DNA..kind of thing. My sister Isabel and our friend Michael are also a little green around the gills.
All right, I mean, I can do these things that I can't control. Max (voiceover): Well, I guess the natural place to start is..I'm an alien...a hybrid, actually.
It promises to "reflect the realities of its location in a state bordering Mexico." Here's the description via After reluctantly returning to her tourist-trap hometown of Roswell, New Mexico, the daughter of undocumented immigrants discovers a shocking truth about her teenage crush who is now a police officer: he's an alien who has kept his unearthly abilities hidden his entire life.
She protects his secret as the two reconnect and begin to investigate his origins, but when a violent attack and long-standing government cover-up point to a greater alien presence on Earth, the politics of fear and hatred threaten to expose him and destroy their deepening romance.
The love story comes into play when Max Evans (an alien) and Liz Parker (a human) fall in love.