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Doris, Mavis, Edna etc...

heavymentalheavymental Posts: 2,010
edited February 2008 in The bottom bracket
Will these names be extinct in 20 years time?! :cry:

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  • Johnny GJohnny G Posts: 348
    No, they'll all do the rounds again. Think of all the Noahs, Joshuas etc now.
  • meagainmeagain Posts: 2,774
    That made me think....I've never "known" (think Biblical) a woman with one of those three names!
    d.j.
    "Cancel my subscription to the resurrection."
  • heavymentalheavymental Posts: 2,010
    Imagine a foursome with 3 ladies named Edna, Mavis and Doris! Fearsome :shock:
  • meagainmeagain Posts: 2,774
    Attach surnames! Then we can imagine it more clearly!
    d.j.
    "Cancel my subscription to the resurrection."
  • Don't forget Maud and Dora.
  • meagainmeagain Posts: 2,774
    Doris Day will make it fun....

    http://www.doris-day.ch/images/nixe.jpg
    d.j.
    "Cancel my subscription to the resurrection."
  • meagainmeagain Posts: 2,774
    richardast wrote:
    Don't forget Maud and Dora.

    This is getting worrying....can't recall those either.....
    d.j.
    "Cancel my subscription to the resurrection."
  • chronyxchronyx Posts: 455
    Ethel, Flo, and Glo :twisted:
    2007 Giant SCR2 - 'BFG'

    Gone but not forgotten!:
    2005 Specialized Hardrock Sport - 'Red Rocket'
  • redveeredvee Posts: 11,920
    Had somebody scratch Paula & Miriam on door to the block of flats where I live. didn't think Miriams did this sort of thing?
    I've added a signature to prove it is still possible.
  • pneumaticpneumatic Posts: 1,989
    and how many young people have you met called Cyril, Humphrey, Basil or Earnest?


    Fast and Bulbous
    Peregrinations
    Eddingtons: 80 (Metric); 60 (Imperial)

  • BrainsBrains Posts: 1,732
    In Hong Kong at lot of these 'Old' names are still in use, as well a load of others, I worked with a "Twinkle" and a "Starr" as well as a "Silve" who was a rabid Elvis fan (think about it)

    Loads of Winstons. Ernests, Gerards, Dorians, etc
  • Rob SallnowRob Sallnow Posts: 6,279
    I thought Edith was for 60 year olds until Edith Bowman came along.
    I'd rather walk than use Shimano
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