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7 Struggles Only People Who Go By Their Middle Name Will Understand

RE: BUZZFEED APPLICATION Be afraid of the firsts, be very afraid.

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1. The first day of school is a total nightmare:

Roll call is especially frustrating.
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Roll call is especially frustrating.

2. When you make new friends, you have a lot of explaining to do:

Not the dreaded “(Insert middle name) isn’t your REAL name?” and "Do you not like being called (insert first name)?" convos.
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Not the dreaded “(Insert middle name) isn’t your REAL name?” and "Do you not like being called (insert first name)?" convos.

3. Don’t even get me started on doctor and dentist appointments:

Cue the identity crisis in the waiting room.
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Cue the identity crisis in the waiting room.

4. And the DMV...face palm:

“I don’t relate to the name on my driver’s license.”
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“I don’t relate to the name on my driver’s license.”

5. The Bank...please, anything but:

The teller is always so perplexed.
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The teller is always so perplexed.

6. Traveling is just disastrous:

"Is this really me on my passport?"
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"Is this really me on my passport?"

7. New jobs can lead to major confusion.

With onboarding comes detailing of your weird name situation.
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With onboarding comes detailing of your weird name situation.

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