Wikipedia’s definition sounds great… but what is in a name? That is a question that I have no answer for… as my name changed over the years as I changed.
When I was a little girl…it was Sammi or Sam…Sammi by family and close friends and Sam to the rest of the world.
As a teenager, it was Samantha or Sam…Samantha when I wanted to be treated as an adult and Sam when the little girl wanted to play.
In my twenties it was Sam…a fun loving college co-ed focused on having fun, falling in love, and surviving College.
In my thirties it was Samantha… career women focused on professional growth and infertility treatment.
In my forties it is Sam or Samantha… a well rounded lady focused on God, family, home, and health. I wonder what it will become as life goes on?Samantha
Wikipedia footnote references
1. ^ a b "SAMANTHA". Mike Campbell. http://www.behindthename.com/php/view.php?name=samantha. Retrieved 2008-03-08.