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by Stranger
Fri Sep 24, 2004 11:54 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: How old are you all?
Replies: 119
Views: 17361

Thanks for your welcome, Lizzytysh. Although I travel a lot for my work, I'll try to log in on the Forum often and get to know the other fans a bit better(and I do have more than the first CD, but that's the one I like best).
by Stranger
Fri Sep 24, 2004 11:40 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: How old are you all?
Replies: 119
Views: 17361

I turned 50 the same day as Leonard turned 70. That we share a birthday is of course not the reason why I am a sort of fan (I discovered that only years later), but I admit that it is a nice coincidence. I call myself a "sort of fan" because most of the other members of the Forum, including those wh...
by Stranger
Fri Sep 24, 2004 9:50 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Favorite Cohen song to play
Replies: 17
Views: 6196

Sorry,

I only play them on my CD player:

Master song
Stories of the street
Famous blue raincoat
Story of Isaac
Take this longing
by Stranger
Fri Sep 24, 2004 5:03 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Favourite L.C line...
Replies: 121
Views: 27289

And 30+ years ago, in the years just after Songs of Love and Hate was released, my favourite lines were: I leave the lady meditating on the very love which I, I do not wish to claim, I journey down the hundred steps, but the street is still the very same. It appealed................................
by Stranger
Fri Sep 24, 2004 3:57 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Favourite L.C line...
Replies: 121
Views: 27289

My favourite lines are from "Stories of the street": We are so small between the stars, so large against the sky; and lost among the subway crowd I try to catch your eye. I don't know why, but somehow I like the comparison between the individual star amongst the many, and the lone person in the subw...
by Stranger
Tue Sep 21, 2004 9:56 am
Forum: News
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LEONARD!!!
Replies: 168
Views: 61158

Happy birthday, and thank you for your songs

Happy birthday, Mr. Cohen. I'm turning 50 today, and still listening with the same feelings to your earliest songs as I did when I became a fan at 15.

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