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Round Trip Time (RTT)

RTT is short for round-trip time, the time required for a network communication to travel from the source to the destination and back. RTT is used by some routing algorithms to aid in calculating optimal routes.

Cinderella's real name is Ella

Disney Cinder ella Eau de Toilette (EDT) 50ml Spray (Google Affiliate Ad) I bought a second-hand book from the Community Charity Shop for my daughter.

There is another Cinderella story among the Fairy stories. My daughter asked me to read it,
She was dressed in rags, and because she spent so much time in the kitchen among the cinders, they called her "Cinderella". So, Cinderella actually was a nickname, What's Cinderella's real name? Was it Ella?

Ella is a female given name, it seems not very common, according to statistics, 1 in 990 females called Ella; and its popularity rank in the U.S. is #210.

The original story was written by the Brothers Grimm, In one very early English version, translated by Margaret Taylor (1884), explaining the origin of Cinderella's Name,
Besides this, the sisters did her every imaginable injury -- they mocked her and emptied her peas and lentils into the ashes, so that she was forced to sit and pick them out again. In the evening when…