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Esther birthday

Post by dick » Thu Jan 14, 2010 6:01 pm

January 14 is an important date...... Leonard's "younger sister" Esther turned 80. The Good Doctor Heck of a Guy put together a delightful video, including many photos with fans, to commemorate the day. Hope all will enjoy it.

http://1heckofaguy.com/2010/01/14/esthe ... lebration/
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Post by friscogrl » Thu Jan 14, 2010 7:32 pm

Thank you Dick for letting us know it is Esther's birthday and posting Dr H Guy's wonderful video.
Here's wishing a happy 80th birthday to the very radiant Esther Cohen!

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Post by ladydi » Thu Jan 14, 2010 8:08 pm

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ESTHER!

A major thank you to Dick for letting us know, and once again to the masterful DrHGuy for his delightful video! The shots of Esther and her "kid brother" when they were little are so touching! She is a radiant, lovely lady, and I found her delightful to chat with for a few minutes at the Chelsea. Her energy and vitality are obviously family traits! :D
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Post by bridger15 » Thu Jan 14, 2010 8:19 pm

Thanks, Dick, for letting us know about Esther's special birthday today.
Allan's video celebrating Esther's 80th birthday is fabulous!

To Esther: Biz a hundert und zwanzig! (I wish you 120)

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Post by Paula » Thu Jan 14, 2010 8:29 pm

Happy birthday Esther and many many more xx
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Re: Esther birthday

Post by phillip » Thu Jan 14, 2010 10:57 pm

Happy Birthday Esther and Long Live Leonard he is the greatest
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Re: Esther birthday

Post by LEONKA » Thu Jan 14, 2010 11:09 pm

Happy Birthday Esther.
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Re: Esther birthday

Post by holydove » Thu Jan 14, 2010 11:38 pm

Thank you to Dick, Linda, and DrHGuy for the beautiful video! I am struck by how both Leonard & Esther sure know how to take a picture - they are both so beautifully photogenic! I guess we have to thank their father for his interest in photography, otherwise we might not have those wonderful childhood photos; and I'm guessing that's how Leonard & Esther developed their sublime abilities to "pose", and their willingness & delight in being photographed.

Happy, Happy Birthday to Esther! And thank you to the whole Cohen family for all the wonderful gifts that they have given, and continue to give, to the world!
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Re: Esther birthday

Post by Frelander » Fri Jan 15, 2010 12:17 am

Happy Birthday Esther - lovely to meet you at the Chelsea last October. Hope you have a great day!

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Post by IrishMar » Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:05 am

I'm joining in the greetings from Ireland. Happy Birthday Esther, and many more of them.

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Re: Esther birthday

Post by lizzytysh » Fri Jan 15, 2010 4:11 am

Thank you so much for bringing this here, Dick. Thank you so much for creating it, Allan. Another brilliant contribution to Leonard's world. I LOVE the photo of them skating together 8) ! They're still so heartwarmingly close.

My comments there and now here:

Phenomenal video tribute and Happy Birthday to our dear, sweet, and loving Esther, Allan!

You are one very open and welcoming, engaging and inclusive, sexy and beautiful, woman... Esther! Long may you live and enjoy your life. You have the joie de vivre so many long for.

It's such a privilege to know you.

Happy Birthday, dear woman.


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You make 80 look young, Esther… oh, wait, that’s right… it is :) .


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Re: Esther birthday

Post by mutti » Fri Jan 15, 2010 5:02 am

Happy Birthday Esther! Hope you are having a wonderful day and wishing you a year full of love, light and lots of laughter and celebrations. Loved your birthday video...
take care and here's to many more!
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Re: Esther birthday

Post by MarieM » Fri Jan 15, 2010 5:19 am

Happy Birthday, Esther. Hope you are warm and enjoying your day. Many happy returns as well. Thanks for the heads up, Dick, and thank you, DrHGuy, for contributing so wonderfully to the celebration.
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Re: Esther birthday

Post by Natalie » Fri Jan 15, 2010 7:57 am

Happy Birthday, Esther! You are such a beautiful and vibrant person; I can't believe it's been almost ten years since I met you. I hope that the year ahead is enjoyable and brings you everything you wish for.

Shalom and xxoo,

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Re: Esther birthday

Post by seadove » Fri Jan 15, 2010 9:20 am

Happy Birthday Esther. Queen of old Persia, and sister of Leonard ;-)
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