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Yes, it's Legs and I've had it since 8th grade when I scored the highest leg strength in physical fitness tests in our State. ... probably because I had done Ballet since I was 5. But at 87 the nickname "Legs" takes a lot of explaining.

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For years, my father had the nickname of Pappy.  After he died in 1990, I assumed the nickname of Pappy to honor my father.

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Veronica is my nickname. I always hated my name, Ronni, since everyone assumes that I am a guy so I tell people that they can call me by my nickname, Veronica. Not everyone gets my joke.

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I use to call my MoM, Henry. That's incredible!
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Yes, I do TWIGGY  my cousin's  from the west side of Cleveland. Gave me that name & it has stuck!. I am a thin person & always have been . I was waiting for a bus in downtown Cleveland & I heard TWIGGY being called & looked around & one of my guy cousins was on the bus calling me.

 

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Yep, it's Bird, named because a ex boyfriend thought I moved around fast and all the time like some finch birds that I had, that was over 40 years ago and people still call me Bird, even my children 😀

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My nickname came from the fact that I always smile and am in a joyful mood, it is "sunshine". By the way, my first name means "light" in Spanish)!)

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