Dreams Can Come True
October 8, 2013 § Leave a comment
I have to share this.
“This” happened last week, on Friday to be exact. A chance encounter in our office elevator on Wednesday and the mention of a need for a hand model for some technique shots for a cookbook came first. A flash of memory of a Dawn dish detergent commercial involving the tag line “tough on grease, but soft on hands” as a pair of lovely hands shared the screen with a bottle of blue Dawn. From that moment on, I took to mimicking said commercial with my own hands and a dream was born. With trepidation, I submitted my paws for inspection and passed the test. For the better part of the day, I “cooked” ham (3 times) and “fried” chicken and “cut” and seared skillet potatoes for the camera. My 7-year-old self was giddy, and it certainly provided a welcome break from the usual. The experience added a bright spot of excitement in the usually mundane work week. Here’s the proof: