The first day of school is a blend of new faces and names. I have three Joshua's in one class. Is that some sort of record? I started going through the roll and noted two young men by the name of Joshua. I was relieved when I found out that one would go by Josh while the other preferred the more formal Joshua.
Then there was Shane. He wanted to be called Josh as well.
Oh yeah, Laurel goes by Olivia.
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