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monika’s last day 8.18.06



Monika’s Last Day 8.18.06

My co-worker and good friend Monika Salazar has left VIZ Media for new adventures in NYC. These are some shots from her last day - none of them taken at the office! We had lunch together and after work there was a little farewell party at another co-worker’s home.

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The always effervescent Monika Salazar.

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With class clown Urian.

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Urian was having lunch at the same cafe with Naoko, Hiromi, and Akane.

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Naoko

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Hiromi was sitting in nice light. Notice Akane being stupid behind her.

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She looks so beautiful.

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Hiromi again.

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At Dan and Victoria’s place in the evening. (L-R) Ruth Ann, Andrea, Monika, Yasuko, Maya, and Victoria.

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It turned into a photo frenzy, with everyone’s digital cameras vying for shots.

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Looking at someone’s shot.

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Do I look like I’m in pain?

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Getting her back.

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Jeanine and soon-to-be husband Anthony.

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Do they look like they’re recently engaged?!

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If I were 7, I’d ask Maya for a date.

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Andrea and Maya, practicing for the cover of Vogue.

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Scary Andrea!

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Nice Andrea.

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Maya with her father John.