Christine was Takako's , and they had yet to meet each other face to face. Takako had followed the rest of the passengers out to the arrival area of the airport. She into the crowd, looking for Christine. The with looking for Christine was that she had only ever seen a photo of her. Takako if Christine was late, or had forgotten. But, she was , so she would wait until her friend arrived to take her home. She certainly didn't coming to Canada, as she was excited to be there. , a man Takako, and told her that he was Christine's uncle. At first, Uncle Jim's to make her feel comfortable worked, but in the end, Takako became worried.