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Username meme--tagged by keiki_boys

Rules: Post the explanation of where your username came from. Then tag TEN users whose explanations you'd like to hear. If you are tagged post the explanation to your page.

Errrryeah. About ten years ago, when I was living in Colorado, I entered a charity spelling bee. English professor = good vocabulary, right? Plus, somewhere in a closet there was still a box with the trophies from those high-school Word Derivations and Greek/Latin Vocabulary Elements competitions. And you know, Latin was one of my languages in graduate school.

I got spelled out in the seventh or eighth round, with the word "sedens." My mind went completely blank, I couldn't put "legal right of residency" together with "sede," and I went down to ignominious defeat.

But, by whocky, I will NEVER EVER forget that word.


Tags I the_impassive, fairemma, keeley_keena, kyotopunk, pacific_rin, aoi_no_neko, zagzagael, 1olly, celticgeekess, raumfee. I would tag batchix, nagasvoice, and tubbysnuggles, but I know those stories already . . . oh, shoot, though, I meant to put honeyedbiscuit on the list, because I've always wondered where that name came from! I neeeeeeed more than ten.
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