comment t1_eig0lmf re: Women should take their husband’s last name
reddit (comment)
{ posted: Wednesday, 13 March, 2019 at 1:36pm // views: 16 // words: 40 }

I've heard that back in the day (at least in England) it was a sign of prestige to have hyphenated names as it suggested your parents were both so worthy that you needed to sport them all.

[context: PMcCullough @ reddit]