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#151 of 154 Old 12-20-2011, 10:30 AM
 
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then I am going to name the baby whatever I want to when he's born and he's just going to have to abide by that.  He should know I'm dead serious about this too. 


We have a boy first/middle and a girl first.  I *really* have my heart set on a middle (in honor of my grandmother), but my husband won't discuss it.  I told him if baby comes and it's a girl and he's refused to talk to me about it up to that point then I'm just doing whatever I want!  And, yes, I'm totally serious too!  Part of the problem is that he's positive it's a boy so he seems to feel that we don't need to discuss the possibility of a girl.

 


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Fern is so beautiful. i'd go with something longer and kind of traditional for a middle. Margaret? Charlotte? One of those nice old Catholic names. (Not that you're Catholic, but Irish).
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Has anyone had a named picked out for a while (called baby in womb the name, shared with family) then changed it at or near birth?  My husband and I LOVED and agreed on "Story" for our little girl with my middle name "Ina"... I love it, but am wondering now that her birth is getting close if it will be right for her or perhaps another name.  We like "Maya" too.  

 


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If it feels right to change her name, especially once she's born and you meet her, I'd say go for it!

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Thanks for the replies about a middle name for "Fern". I like the idea of something longer as well...Ophelia would be in honor of a family friend who my mother knew since childhood, Pandora came from a dream (related to the myth of Pandora's box), and Silvana means beautiful forest. I am going to look back over family trees for some good, long Irish names today :)


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