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Why People Have Names

By: Gianna L.
New Jersey, Age 10

Long,long ago there were so many people in the world. Everyone had a name of a number. One person was 1 and another was 100. No one could remember who was who. Than one day number 10 yelled out the name Carly. Every one listened. Than number 20 yelled out Bryan. Everyone yelled out names that they wanted. Everyone followed number 10 that is now Carly. Soon everyone said,''This is a name, we have names!'' Everybody cheered and cheered over names! That is how names came to be, and why people have names!