NAMES I WAS ALMOST GIVEN
The reject names.
- •RoxanneMy dad wanted this. My mum was 100% against it. Was my dad a huge fan of The Police? Yes.
- •JustineFamily friends named their daughter this first.
- •JanineI don't know why they decided against this one. I think my mom just decided she didn't like it enough.
- •HaileyI'm not sure why they decided against this name for me, but they used it for their next child.
- •DanielIf I had been male.
- •CordeliaInspired by Brideshead Revisited, I suspect.Suggested by @katya
- •PortiaMy dad jokes about almost naming me this but I know he is serious when he says "it's a very nice name"Suggested by @hailey
- •AngusApparently my parents picked my name on their first date because they're psychopaths, but my dad desperately wanted to name me after Angus Young if I was a boySuggested by @k8mcgarry
- •MariaFor the sole purpose of singing "My Maria" constantly to me, their irritated daughterSuggested by @annafiedler