That cheers me up immensely - my Australian ears have never quite been able to cope with Hallie being a 'lazy' form of Hayley (which is how it sounds to me). Hallie as a nickname for Harriet is very cute! Was it ever used as a nickname for Henrietta, or just Harriet?
♦ Chrisell ♦
All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us. - J.R.R. Tolkien.