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Marathon Bombing victim gets prosthetic leg

Boston Marathon bombing victim Heather Abbott watches carefully as Matthew Albuquerque, president of Next Step Bionics and Prosthetics, examines the two prosthetic covers that Abbott has been getting used to -- one for everyday use, and a waterproof version. The four-inch, high-heel shoe in the foreground was used to shape a mold for her newest and most lifelike cover.  (DAVE SOLOMON/UNION LEADER)
Matthew Albuquerque, president at Next Step Bionics and Prosthetics in Manchester, displays some of the lifelike features of the prosthetic covering being prepared for Boston Marathon bombing victim Heather Abbott.  (DAVE SOLOMON/UNION LEADER)
Next Step Production Supervisor Dave Newman shapes the foam model that will be used to create a lifelike cover out of silicone for Boston Marathon bombing victim Heather Abbott.  (DAVE SOLOMON/UNION LEADER)
Next Step Production Supervisor Dave Newman takes measurements of Heather Abbott's leg to make sure the prosthetic cover being created for the Boston Marathon bombing victim is as close a match as possible, while company president Matthew Albuquerque watches.  (DAVE SOLOMON/UNION LEADER)