Apparently spelling it correctly is too tall an order here in the UK.
In the year's first issue
of the Cambridge University Reporter
, Trinity College has my name spelled wrong in their list of awards: "Brianza C." Hmm...not quite. But whatever, right? My first quarterly maintenance grant check has my name spelled correctly on it--and that's what really
Then there's the person who just painted my name over my door today. It's quite charming, not to mention a charming tradition...but my last name isn't spelled "Brienzi" either. This might be slightly problematic; people actually use
these name plaques to find their way to the living space of the correct person. I wonder who I go to to complain?