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Cynthia Lennon

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The Extraordinary Story of a Man, a Legend and a Marriage When she was eighteen years old, a girl named Cynthia Powell met a boy named John Lennon and they fell in love. Their ten-year relationship coincided with the start of the Beatles phenomenon-from Liverpool's dockside clubs to the dizzying worldwide fame that followed. And Cynthia Lennon, John's first wife, was an integral part of the swirl of events that are now an indelible part of the history of rock and roll. In John, Cynthia recalls those times with the loving honesty of an insider, offering new and fascinating insights into the life of John Lennon and the early days of the Beatles. And with the perspective only years can provide she also tells the compelling story of her marriage to a man who was to become a music legend, a cultural hero and a defining figure of the twentieth century. Cynthia has seldom talked in any detail about her marriage and the painful events that followed John's tragic assassination in 1980. Now she candidly reveals the good and the bad, the loving and the cruel sides of John. She tells of the breakdown of their marriage and the beginning of his relationship with Yoko Ono in more detail than has ever been disclosed before and documents the difficulties estrangement from John-and his subsequent death-brought for herself and their son, Julian. In John, Cynthia Lennon has created a vivid portrait of the 1960s, the Beatles and the man she never stopped loving. The time has come when I feel ready to tell the truth about John and me, our years together and the years since his death. There is so much that I have never said, so many incidents I have never spoken of and so many feelings I have never expressed: great love on one hand; pain, torment and humiliation on the other. Only I know what really happened between us, why we stayed together, why we parted and the price I have paid for being John's wife. I want to tell the real story of the real John-the infuriating, lovable, sometimes cruel, funny, talented and needy man who ma

Language:

English

Length:

4h 59m


Chapters

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Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:12


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:09


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:40


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:46


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:07


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:20


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:39


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:17


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

03:36


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:00


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:44


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:11


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:28


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:54


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:59


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:31


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:13


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

04:50


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

06:20


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:42


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

04:35


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

04:53


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:13


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:11


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:38


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

04:47


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:54


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:05


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

04:52


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

03:52


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

05:39


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

05:16


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

05:46


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

04:19


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

03:22


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

03:38


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

05:04


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:19


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

06:10


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

04:18


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:24


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

04:55


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

04:17


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

04:47


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

03:56


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

04:03


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

04:01


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

06:11


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

04:21


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

05:20


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

04:12


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

04:24


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

03:32


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

03:52


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

06:00


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

05:51


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

03:58


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

04:46


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

04:10


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

05:51


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

03:55


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

05:49


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

03:34


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

03:44