- a male given name: from the English placename “Leicester.”
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When Lester is by himself, his loneliness manifests itself in these stuffed animals that he talks to and fights with.
So when I realized I was playing Lester, I read the book in one night.
Two days later, when Lester Patrick and Frank Boucher called him up to their room to sign him, he just shook his head.Gordie Howe Hockey’s Greatest War Horse
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"Don't discuss it with me, Coryston," said Lester, rather sharply.
When Lester returned, he saw her standing by his desk, lost in an abstraction of grief.
Lester could only guess at her meaning, and would not have probed her for the world.
As he entered the room Lester was disagreeably struck by his aspect.
Presently she saw Lester coming from the house, holding up a note.