Landslide Bring Me Down 7/75

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Tamaputians! From the island of Tamapoa, where everything is tiny and adorable. Mata and Pato’s names are a tangle of convoluted puns. I’ll be delighted if anyone can unravel them.

How Mata Met Pato (tl;dr: on the net)

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Some romantic backstory for the itty-bitty engineers. The Tamaputian tradition for married couples is to mash up their original last names into a single portmanteau. In this case, Kaimahi + Waihanga = Kaihanga. That’s right, it’s a whole culture with institutionalized smushnames.