Or Goosie. Or Goose-a-rooni. Or something very goose like.
Elizabeth is such a long and formal name and Goose is so much easier to say.
No we don't have a strange love of water fowl.
At some point during Elizabeth's early days when I was still
Now, nine months later, everyone calls her Goose.
When Adam is asked for his sister's name, he always replies Goose.
The husband greets her every evening with "How's my honking Goose? Did you fly away today?"
I even caught my dad, who insists her name is Rachel, telling her she was the prettiest Goose he had ever seen.
Shoot, even the other kids at Little Gym call her Goose.
This here's my Christmas Goose.
No, that joke never did get old.
Yeah, I agreed to name my baby girl, Elizabeth, because of all the nickname possiblities. I just never imagined Goose would be one of them.
I guess this makes me Mother Goose, huh?
So am I the only