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Nora Ephron, author and screenwriter, dies at 71 - Celebrities react

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image"><img src="http://cdn.abclocal.go.com/assets/news/global/images/logos/origin-ap.png" alt="AP"></div><span class="caption-text origin-image"><p>Meg Ryan said in a statement to OnTheRedCarpet.com that Nora Ephon, who penned the screenplays to four of her films, including &#39;When Harry Met Sally...,&#39; &#39;was an era,&#39; adding: &#39;We pictured ourselves inside her dreams and they became ours. All wisdom, wit and sparkle lights, what a treat she was, what a blessing. I marvel again and again, what a life ... To have created a simple happiness in people, to have added to the sum of delight in the world.&#39; &#40;Pictured: Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal appear in the iconic deli scene in the 1989 movie &#39;When Harry Met Sally...&#39;&#41; (Castle Rock Entertainment &#47; 20th Century Fox &#47; Charles Sykes)</p></span></div>
June 27, 2012 9:38:05 AM PDT