Edgar (EAMH-1, $322.00) had been the first to welcome her to the store and show her what being a mannequin truly meant.
It had been right after Maggie (MGFH-3, $308.00) was ordered; she was the first fleshtone with makeup to the shop. Edgar was not fleshtone but Maggie liked him anyways. Maggie was still in the back; she’d barely been unpacked. It was after hours and she stood frozen and naked in her warehouse position: her right hand on her hip, her legs splayed and her chin in the air.
“So are you nervous for your first day tomorrow?” said Edgar from the doorway. He was still in his work clothes, a very pricey ($400.00) black and white plaid suit (plaid was making a comeback this season).
Maggie changed positions so her arms hung loosely at her sides. She was still modeling. “What’s nervous?”
“Oh,” he said. “I forgot you newcomers don’t know.”
“Don’t know what?”
“You’ll find out.”
Maggie placed both hands on her hips and nodded her head.
“You don’t have to keep doing that,” he said.
“Moving like that. No one is looking at you. It’s after hours. Just stand normal.”
“How do I do that?”
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