Page 7 of 14 FirstFirst ... 5 6 7 8 9 ... LastLast
Results 31 to 35 of 69
  1. #31
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Wishing for Greece, stuck in the US
    I'm back! My daughter, Persephone, so far about half they people I've met with her (and they're all over 50 who do this) look at me weird and go "Perstephanie?" And I give them this face -_- and say "No, that's not a name. Persephone, it rhymes with Stephanie. It's like Stephanie without the T" -- My Amazon Author Page

    Represented by:

    Proud Mama to:
    Persephone Elysia Willow -- June 5th, 2013
    Amelia Lorien Sophia -- December 2015.

  2. #33
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    I'm a Mary. Not a lot you can do to that. But I am emphatically NOT Mary Ann..I am Mary AnnA, and it annoys the flakes off me to hear people call me Mary Ann, when they can see the "A" at the end. Seriously,'s about as basic and simple as it can get!

  3. #35
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    I'm a Sophie, and I've got Sophia a few times - um, no, that's not my name. E not an A on the end. I've also had Chloe and Zoe before, and someone that thought I said Stephy when I was registering for something - so they wrote Stephanie on the form.

    Anna Katherine * Lydia Ellen * Zoe Madeleine * Phoebe ___ * Imogen ___ * Emilia ___
    Samuel * Thomas * Charlie * Reuben * Oliver * George

  4. #37
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    You'd be amazed how often this happens:

    "Quinn, right?" "Nope. It's Gwen." "Gwin?" "No, Gwen."

    And while my name does sound like "Gwin" in a Southern accent, I don't have anything resembling a Southern accent and I always hit the E. I've also had people mistake my name (on paper) for "Given." Nope, I'm actually not a 17th century Puritan.

    And then there's my last name. Irish O' names often have a hard time of it. I never know whether they want the apostrophe or not on forms, and people always forget to capitalize the second letter. At least 3 of the colleges I applied to told me they were missing my records and I hadn't applied--when in fact I had, but they had different parts of my application filed under O' and O. It's a pain.
    g w e n

    Viola Mireille Sancia Blue Cosima Vale Zara Fionnuala
    Dash Apollo Madoc Orion Mars Auberon Kieran Atlas

    Cameron Alastor Wilde ⋆ Emmett Fidelio Scout ⋆ Zeke Borealis
    Isadora Maite ⋆ Coraline Octavia Luna ⋆ Cleo Amara ⋆ Adela Seraphine Lior
    v o t e

  5. #39
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Rainy Pacific Northwest
    My name is Faith and sometimes when I introduce myself to little kids they think that my name is Fake. Also, my grandpa has a Danish accent and he calls me Fate.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts