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to think these twins' names are ludicrous?

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lulucappuccino Wed 09-Mar-16 19:19:50

Toddlers - Dick and Fanny.
Not short for anything, apparently. British family.
Lordy.

StitchesInTime Wed 09-Mar-16 19:21:01

Are you sure these are their real names? confused

x2boys Wed 09-Mar-16 19:21:48

Have they been reading enid Blyton?

molyholy Wed 09-Mar-16 19:22:08

Please tell me this is a joke.

DontBuyANewMumCashmere Wed 09-Mar-16 19:23:02

hmm

CaptainMarvelDanvers Wed 09-Mar-16 19:23:10

They are probably called Richard and Frances and the parents are introducing them as Dick and Fanny.

Olddear Wed 09-Mar-16 19:23:29

Urban myth surely

lulucappuccino Wed 09-Mar-16 19:23:36

Sorry, don't know why the thread has posted twice.

Not nicknames. It's their real names. Last name is commonplace.

Buckinbronco Wed 09-Mar-16 19:23:52

I call urban myth too

wizzler Wed 09-Mar-16 19:24:06

Do they live near Enchanted Wood ?

molyholy Wed 09-Mar-16 19:24:36

Mind you after seeing twins Viktory and Success, nothing surprises me.

AnyFucker Wed 09-Mar-16 19:24:54

somebody is pulling your leg

OhShutUpThomas Wed 09-Mar-16 19:25:16

Urban myth.

No way this is real.

x2boys Wed 09-Mar-16 19:25:19

grinWizzler and have a friend called moon face?

lulucappuccino Wed 09-Mar-16 19:25:20

No, it's their Birth Certificates names.

I know its a bit cruel posting, but I don't understand why the parents thought it a good idea.

They seem like pleasant, normal people.

CaptainCrunch Wed 09-Mar-16 19:25:33

Probably...if they were real.

Vixxfacee Wed 09-Mar-16 19:25:45

Probably puppies.

SpecialSnowflake Wed 09-Mar-16 19:26:10

Do they have an older brother called Tom?
I realise the 3rd one should be Harry but it still works

wizzler Wed 09-Mar-16 19:26:15

.. with a lot of saucepans?

Zariyah Wed 09-Mar-16 19:27:14

Is this some sort of in joke?!

Queenbean Wed 09-Mar-16 19:27:16

How do you know these people?

My middle name is Fangina which people often laugh at but its a very normal name where I am from

CaptainCrunch Wed 09-Mar-16 19:27:25

Off topic but I knew a guy called Willie Dick (first name and second name) and another guy who really was called Richard Head.

lulucappuccino Wed 09-Mar-16 19:27:28

They're real. I met them today.

I just don't understand why the parents would do it.

No other children, so no other names to report on.

RavioliOnToast Wed 09-Mar-16 19:27:28

I think they'll be avid tree climbers in a few years, right into the clouds...

x2boys Wed 09-Mar-16 19:27:30

And slide down the magic faraway tree on the slippery slip?

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