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Is 49 Too Old to Change Your Last Name?

I mocked late-marriers for taking their husbands' name — then I went and did it.

Just married and freshly named. Photo courtesy author.

When my husband proposed to me, I was 49 and never married. He was 57 and a widower. While the content of our lives would fuse, mingle and blend, one thing would remain the same: my name.

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