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What Should Your Old-Timey Name Be?

Hortense Myrtle Blecherson.

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    A top hat
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    My dignity
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    Knit
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    Tell stories 'round the fire
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    Play cards
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    Contemplate my existence
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    Stick candy
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    Color
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    How to speak "Silent Film"
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    How to properly wax a mustache
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    How to ride a penny-farthing
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    How to address an envelope
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    How to speak into this old telephone
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    How you had to walk 10 miles uphill through the snow to school every day.
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    How you almost died as a young child from the common cold.
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    How you proposed to the love of your life with the help of your barbershop quartet.
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    How you had to wake up before dawn every day to churn milk into cheese.
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    How much your life changed when you saw your very first sunrise after color was invented.
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    How you attempted to raise a baby fawn but your father shot it in front of you to teach you about adulthood.
 
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