A Christmas Memory: A John Lennon Memoir — 1969

One of his causes was peace for the world and in this season of giving and peace, let’s remember him.

John Lennon, Toronto, early 1970s

For those of you who missed this three years ago, I’m publishing it again and this time, it includes something really special — a contact sheet of photos of me, John Lennon and Yoko Ono during our interview in Toronto, Canada.

It’s Not What You Know, It’s WHO You Know

A few hours later, the phone rang and a man with a strong British accent asked, “Would you like to come up to the suite to talk to John?” Could there have been any questions?

The Door Is Opened

John Enters Quietly and Introduces Himself

He turned. Looking at me and speaking to Yoko, he asked, “Doesn’t she look like Shirley MacLaine? I think she looks like Shirley MacLaine.” She agreed somewhat quietly, and I made some forgettable retort.

Toronto, Canada, unknown photographer

Dr. Farrell is a psychologist, WebMD consultant, SAG/AFTRA member, author, interested in film, writing & health. Website: http://t.co/VT8mvcAvRz

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