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Have you ever thought about what your name means? Were you named after someone or something?


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I’m Heather:

1. any of various heaths, esp. Calluna vulgaris, of England and Scotland, having small, pinkish-purple flowers.

2. (of a yarn or fabric color) subtly flecked or mottled: all-cotton turtlenecks in your choice of five solid colors plus heather gray and heather green.  

Mom chose it to honor our Scottish and English heritage, as well as to eliminate any chances of a nickname, since there really isn’t an easy one. People have tried, but nothing ever stuck.

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