Museum Musings: unusual spelling

as I always do when handed a credit card, I looked at her name: ‘Lawrin’

“That’s an unusual spelling of your name: I’ve always seen it spelled ‘L-a-u-r-e-n’. I like it,”  I said,

“Thanks,” she said. “I was named after the horse, Lawrin, which won the 1938 Kentucky Derby.” 


(I wonder whether her childhood was any different than mine, because she was named after a race horse, and not a grandmother, aunt or famous person like Mother Theresa…)

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