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Often with us I guess it's because they want to share, they know that there is an interest in their lives and they want to share it and they know that we will produce a respectful article and that the photographs will look lovely, we give lots of space to photos, so they feel safe with us. Sometimes a fee does come into it, I'm not going to pretend that, although, you know, I really -- it's a kind of bugbear when the first thing a representative might say to me is, "What's the fee going to be?" Often it makes me think whether that person might be right for Hello!, because we like to have more of a reason for them wanting to work with us than fee alone.

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