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(view spoiler)[How much were you like Bones? The social explanations and explanations of idioms from Agent Booth to Bones in Season 1 especially were adorable; did you work to understand figures of speech? (hide spoiler)]
TV Tempe is younger, less polished, less accomplished with her "people skills." When we cast Emily Deschanel in the role of Tempe, she brought her won style to the part. Most of the social awkwardness of TV Tempe was her idea.