My Name

statue of St. Anne

When my parents married, he was 30 and she was 29.

They were having trouble having a baby; she had several miscarriages.

Sometime in there, they went on holiday to Quebec, Canada.

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While there, they visited the shrine of Saint Anne de Beaupre.

Saint Anne de Beaupre

My mother, a newly converted Catholic, made a promise to Saint Anne: if she had a baby and it was a girl, she would name her Anne.

I was born when he was 33 and she was 32.

So….

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