Lag was getting
more pronounced, as you can see from the picture above--it was
hard to rez all the textures. Each of the
five finalists selected one of the judges to ask them a question.
The last one came about three hours after the Pageant started,
when Miss Greece, Babyhoney Bailey, answered Callie Cline's
Babyhoney, if you had lived your entire life, reflecting back on
all you had done, what legacy would you have hoped to have left?
Babyhoney Bailey nods.
"That's an excellent question, and something I contemplate
often myself. I try to live my life be in RL or SL in a manner
that enables me to not only maintain a sense of honor and
loyalty but also dignity, self respect and humility. I would
hope to leave behind and instill in those around me those same
qualities and the knowledge that sometimes it's more important
to have values than to feel valuable.
judges then deliberated again. After an extended period of
suspense Frolic Mills started announcing the runners up. Finally
there were just two avatars remaining on the stage, Miss Israel
and Miss Greece.
broadcasting the event. They covered it with great camerawork as
well as running commentary by duckyfresh Watanabe and
Carter Giacobini, who were well prepared and knowledgeable about the SL fashion
world. At the highest moment of suspense ducky announced that
the winner was Miss Israel. And then the region crashed.
I had to log
back in to SL and wait for the region to reboot. There was a slew
of IM's saying that the final decision had not been announced.
What was going on?
A giant version of the crown was part of the stage set.