Alexa Negrón Luciano (Neulisa Luciano Ruiz), 29, Toa Baja, Puerto Rico, humble and noble • Yampi Méndez Arocho, 19, Moca, Puerto Rico, your favorite baby  •  Monika Diamond, 34, Charlotte, N.C., chosen mother to countless  •  Lexi “Ebony” Sutton, 33, New York, N.Y., would give you the shoes off her feet in winter  •  Johanna Metzger, 25, Baltimore, Md., college graduate and self-taught musician  •   Serena Angelique Velázquez Ramos, 32, Humacao, Puerto Rico, a strong soul  •  Layla Pelaez Sánchez, 21, Humacao, Puerto Rico, had recently moved to the island from New York  •  Penélope Díaz Ramírez, 31, Bayamón, Puerto Rico, wore long blue pants and a white shirt  •   Nina Pop, 28, Sikeston, Mo., always happy  •   Helle Jae O’Regan, 20, San Antonio, Tex., lived like it was the best day of her life every day  •  Tony McDade, 38, Tallahassee, Fla., struggling, struggling, struggling