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Thread: Are there problems with my characters' names?

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    practical experience, FTW neandermagnon's Avatar
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    On clunky names, wasn't there an old series of books about Milly Molly Mandy - short for Millicent Margaret Amanda (if I've remembered it right)? I quite like characters with distinctive names, but people being people will shorten them.


    ETA: if you really like the characters' names as they are, keep them. A clunky name can be part of what makes a character who they are.
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