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What's in a name?

  1. Yes

  2. No

  3. Names were already the same.

    0 vote(s)
  4. Don't know.

  1. May 9, 2008 #1
    Did you or your spouse change names upon marriage? We didn't.
    Last edited: May 9, 2008
  2. jcsd
  3. May 9, 2008 #2

    I'm still looking (hunting) for one
  4. May 9, 2008 #3


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    As mentioned in your 'Anniversary' thread, W and I aren't actually married. I cannot, therefore, vote in this.
    I'd never ask a woman to change her name. My thinking was that we'd keep our own, and hyphenate the name of offspring (my last name first for a boy, and hers first for a girl). Since W was menopausal when we met, that idea is pretty much out the window.
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