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Old June 18 2013, 10:44 PM   #6
Captain Clark Terrell
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Re: The Traveler's name

Khan Harrison wrote: View Post
Why didnt Riker just say "why dont you just say it for us then, so we know what it sounds like?"
Because whenever people hear a name that's unusual, they try to pronounce it even if they can't. My name is Indian, and people frequently get it wrong even though it's not hard to pronounce.

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