At precisely two o'clock the door bell to Tommy's front door rang while Emma Oetken nervously shifted her weight from one leg to the other, not too sure if this was such a hot idea after all! Before she could turn heal and get away, the door swung open and Tommy Chandler was inviting her inside. The first thing Tommy noticed about her, was that she had more gray hair than showed up in her picture, otherwise she looked just like her photo--matronly! "Please come in Mrs. Oetken," Tommy said, as he ushered her towards the studio in the rear of the house, "right through that door, please sit down." When they both were comfortably seated, Tommy asked, "Why do you want to pose for me Mrs. Oetken?" "Please call me Emma," she replied, "if we're going to be working together we might as well use each other's first names, don't you agree?" "Anyway," she continued, "basically for the adventure, I can always use the money, but since Harry passed away last year, my life has been such a drag, and I just feel like breaking out of my shell!" "Okay," replied Tommy with enthusiasm, "let's get started right now, let's just take some shots with your clothes on, just so you can get used to the camera," Tommy offered, "and then we can go from there, all right, Emma?" "Sounds good to me," she shot back, "let's do it!!!"
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