I must have touched a raw nerve, judging by the volume of comments and emails I got about my last post (” Women Are Now Taking Hubby’s Last Name“). I expressed chagrin that women are opting to take their husband’s surname. . .

Believe it or not, I’m not doctrinaire. I’m a pragmatist . . .

So, after pondering the issue further, I’ve now come up with a list of reasons why you might be perfectly right to dump your maiden name:

1. When you’ve been indicted or convicted.

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