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Old 09-07-2007, 07:09 PM   #1
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Talking Introducing Osher Dylan

My son, Osher (pronounced with a soft O) was born Sept 5th just before 5pm. He was 8 lbs. and 19.5 inches.

We have been catching a lot of flak because of his name (we knew we would). My 85 year old grandma even told me it is "an awful name" lol. She has earned the right to say whatever she wants as far as I am concerned and I love her to death for it

Osher is a Hebrew name and it means "happy". I think the name picked him because he really is a very happy baby. We could not be luckier.


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Old 09-07-2007, 07:13 PM   #2
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Heartfelt congratulations, GB! May Osher's life reflect the meaning of his name and may you have much joy with him.

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Old 09-07-2007, 07:13 PM   #3
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GB, what great news. Buck and I send "congratulations" to all. Looks like everyone is happy and doing well. Yeah! Now you can enjoy all those sleep-deprived nights. Enjoy and do well.
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Old 09-07-2007, 07:15 PM   #4
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Oh what an angel! Congratulations!!!
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Old 09-07-2007, 07:16 PM   #5
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WOW !! I wondered where you had been. Now I know!! Things are going to be a lit-tle busy around your house now for sure! I had an Uncle that old me every time we had a child it was another Million Dollars! So how does it feel to be a Multi-Millionaire???
And, that doesn't even count mom!! She's priceless!! Congratulations!!
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Old 09-07-2007, 07:38 PM   #6
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Oh my goodness GB, that baby is gorgeous! And I love his name - it has a beautiful sound. Big sister looks very pleased and your wife is glowing. This really is a "Happy" blessing!
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Old 09-07-2007, 07:43 PM   #7
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CONGRATULATIONS!!! What a beautiful picture of your family! I'm so happy for all of you. Rachel is going to be a fantastic big sister and Osher is very lucky to have joined your family!
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Old 09-07-2007, 08:11 PM   #8
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Congatulations on your new arrival!I think Osher is a great name I didn't for a moment think it was a weird name not only that its unique.I have a brother named Shigeo its Japanese because he's half Japanese and half German we call him Shig for short.
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Old 09-07-2007, 08:17 PM   #9
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And all this time I thought GB was a man,I stand corrected,Mommy
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Old 09-07-2007, 08:19 PM   #10
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Congratulations to you and your family! Rachel looks so pleased in the photograph, they will be getting into so much trouble together. I bet you can't wait.

Glad to hear that everyone is happy and healthy!

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