Comments on:

In Cuba, trend seen away from eccentric names

Back to the article » |
HAVANA (AP) — Yanitse Garcia has spent three decades correcting people on the pronunciation and spelling of her first name. So when her firstborn came into the world three years ago, Garcia decided to save her daughter a lifetime of grief by choosing a simple name that everyone knows and which flows off the tongue: Olivia. "What I liked about Olivia is precisely that it wouldn't be a bother...

To learn more about commenting on WashingtonExaminer.com and our community guidelines, please see our comments FAQ.