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Alex C

new name change not going so well

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Alex C

So the new  name "She" did not go as well as I had plan. TOOOOO many people just look at me mouth open not know how to responded. So back to Alex for now or maybe....ALEXSHE!!!!!  Ha..anyone..anyone .

Came out on F.B which is weird because I am not a big S.M girl, but now not only do my friends know but my Family from near and Far know as well.

I wrote: So I am Transitioning if you want to support me I thank you for your lv and support, if not then FU your weren't a friend to begin with." 

I have about 250 FB friends about half "Like" or wrote something nice.. All however,  where confused bye name" She". But wait until they hear the NEW NAME!!! AlexShe or SheAlex..OR AS.... SA? Was prince the one who change his name into a symbol...Well excite ,but nervous. Going to visit mom 2mor in Florida,  sit down with her and talk  She. better like name ALEXSHE!!!!   haha  sorry just nervous..wish me luck. MY friends dad (Mafia guy) use to tell us: " You know( picture a heavy Queens N.Y accent)..You Know everything always get worse until it don't."  figs cross

 

 

 

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DeeDee

Honestly Alex I kinda get the confusion, especially written down: is this "She" as in she went to the shops or "She" as in yay? Names are extremely personal and cultural things though, so if yours is something you truly love then stick with it. Glad coming out on FB went so well for you, hope things with your mum go smoothly! 😊

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Laura Beth

Here is just a thought, have you thought about Elle as a name. It is the french for she so it could work as well. It wouldn't raise as many troubled looks from others. There is also a magazine named Elle so it is a name that people are familiar with.

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Alex C

ty ladys

 

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SavingEve40

I like the idea of renaming oneself. I feel it like a way to “take back” yourself and the lost time. If you truly feel aligned with the name She, I say keep it and tell people to learn it and respect it. Yknow my birth name is literally a french phrase and when people want to shorten my name i make them learn how to say it first. It’s not selfish or inconsiderate. People learn how to say all sorts of “popular” names with crazy sounds—-they can learn to say She without giving you a look!!!

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Alex C
  1. SE 40 for the advice my appreciated 

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