• 凯歌 (Kâi Gē)
    • "victory song"
    • from Ji Yun: "The trumpets and drums sang triumphantly, and the half-rolled red flag entered the phoenix forest."
  • 和风 (Hé Fēng)
    • "gentle wind"
    • from Shi Yinsu; "There are thousands of flowers blooming in the wind, and the spring mist is covered with green moss."
    • also Zhang Shi: "The wind is wearing a crown and scarf, and the spring will move the forest hills."
  • 如宝 (Rú Bâo)
    • "like treasure"
    • from Du Mu: "The hero is like a sword fighting a bull, and the beauty is like a mandarin duck raising feathers."
jan 11 2022 ∞
jan 16 2022 +

Names I'm "still trying" to convince B. on (and the reasons why he doesn't like them lol)

  • Boys
    • Bracken - "isn't that a plant?"
    • Eden - "people will say it's a girl's name"
    • Taylor - see above, also "because you like Taylor Swift?" (to which the answer is obviously no)
  • Girls
    • Jane - makes him think of Tarzan apparently
    • Enid - "too old lady"
jan 13 2022 ∞
jan 25 2022 +
  • Liam
  • he/him or they/them
  • not very good at any kind of tech or design thing so pls bear with me on this one
jan 11 2022 ∞
jan 11 2022 +
  • 岚婷 (Lán Tíng)
    • "mountain mist + dainty"
    • no poetry but characters B. likes together.
  • 如梦 (Rú Mèng)
    • means "like a dream"
    • from Su Shi: "Life is like a spring dream which vanishes without a trace", and also Wei Zhuang as below.
  • 霏霏 (Fēi Fēi)
    • means "snow or rain falling"
    • from Wei Zhuang: "Rain drizzles on the river, grasses stand in even array".
  • 荷风 (Hé Fēng)
    • means "lotus wind"
    • from Meng Haoran: "In the wind, the water lilies send a fragrant aroma".
jan 15 2022 ∞
jan 24 2022 +
  • Boys
    • Stanley
    • Eric
    • Simon
    • Seth
  • Girls
    • Birdie, or Roberta nn. Birdie
    • Arrietty
    • Anneliese (sp?)
    • Mabel
    • Mavis
    • Edith
    • Pearl
jan 11 2022 ∞
jan 15 2022 +