By Natalia Zurowski
When a model goes on a contract overseas, they usually end up staying in a model apartment (an apartment owned or rented by the agency and then rented or subletted to the models). Model apartments start off as being fun, exciting, and an excellent way to forge new bonds with yours agency peers. Over time, especially as models get older, the novelty wears off.
You arrive, once again, to a new market (or one you've been to before) and take the metro or taxi to your new temporary home. You open the door and your physical reaction is to turn around and run back in the other direction. You tell yourself, "Next time I'll get my own apartment." You've made this pledge to yourself before.
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