It was with some concern that I read in your pages of a Filipina who may be deported because she called her husband's cat by the wrong name.
I think my family's kittens are called Hansel and Gretel. The child to whom I painfully gave birth five years ago asserts firmly and daily that these felines are called John and Natalie. Does this somehow prove that I am not my daughter's mother? AMANDA WHITMORE SNOW Discovery Bay