Don't have an Account?
100. Name Change
Diego did not like his name. It was
Spanish name, but Diego didn't even speak Spanish.
always assumed he did though. In fact, Diego
't even Hispanic! Diego also didn't like it because
didn't sound cool. Diego wanted to change his
to something like Brandon or Brock.
parents that he wanted to change his name.
parents were furious. "This is the name we
you. By changing it, you're going against our
," his mom said. His dad said, "Why don't
just tell people to call you something else?
't legally change it though." Diego felt that if
did that, people would just ignore him and
calling him Diego.
Diego tried what his parents
. At school, he told his friends and teachers
call him Brock. His friends laughed at him
asked him why. His teachers were okay with
, but they kept calling him Diego accidentally. Since
was already 13, it was hard for people
had known him for a long time to
him by any other name.