Jerry did his time at university and also met a townie called Brenda Johnson.  They got engaged before Jerry left to return home.  He settled in and found a job in business.  A little while later, Brenda arrived.

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Jerry was there to welcome her to her new home.

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One of the first things she did was have a makeover which brought out the beauty that Jerry saw in her.

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Jerry introduced her to the family.  First his mother, Emily…

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and then his father, Bjorn, who was quite impressed.

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The wedding was set.  It was autumn and the weather was changeable.  Mickie, the housebot, had been struck by lightning just recently.  His ghost still roamed the house.

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Brenda didn’t think much of the formal gowns in the family wardrobe but there was no time to go shopping.

It rained on the morning of the wedding, but cleared for the ceremony.

The vows

The vows

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The rings

The kiss

The kiss

Among the guests was Hereward.  He just stared at Bjorn…

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and at Emily.  It was all quite uncomfortable (who invited him?)

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Then the cake cutting …

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and more kissing.

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Behind the couple are Carla DeMarr Perez and her fiance Ben Monty.

Then there were toasts.

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Still some discomfort between Bjorn and Hereward.

Then Bjorn thought he’d offer a toast…

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but everyone had gone inside.

Brenda did wonder who this strange man in glasses was.  He seemed kind of creepy.

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“We HAVE to redecorate.. ” (who IS that guy?) “this… room.”

The wedding party had been a great success, despite the strange presence of Hereward.  The couple set off on their honeymoon.

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Brenda wanted to get a job in catering but there were no job offers in that line.  She was feeling frustrated.  Jerry suggested that they try for children to get that “out of the way” since she was at home anyway.  Brenda reluctantly agreed.  She was bored as she watched Jerry going to work and on the phone with colleagues.

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However, she soon found she was pregnant.

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Emily was so impressed with Brenda’s makeover that she wanted one.  Bjorn offered to give her one after the purchase of a makeover chair in the workshop.  (All the equipment that had been there had been given over to the Landgraab Institute.)

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I think Bjorn had tried to make her look younger.  Emily loved the result.

However, it was clear that Emily was a lot older than Bjorn and he found he was still attracted to his daughter-in-law, even pregnant.  Brenda disliked his attempts to come onto her.

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Jerry was, thankfully, oblivous.

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So, Bjorn went looking for some company.  He headed over to P.U.R.E. and got chatting with the barmaid.

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But then he spotted the immortal siren, Roxie (nee Sharpe) and introduced himself.

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They got chatting, he gossiping rather cruelly about his partner,

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and about his willingness to cheat.

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He flirted with her,

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danced with her,

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and kissed.

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But then she was tired, apologised to Bjorn, and left.  Bjorn had thoroughly enjoyed his time and headed home feeling much happier.

Meanwhile, Bjorn’s other son, Lars, who still lived with his mother and Hereward, is now a teenager and soon to head off to university.

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