From Norbert K@21:1/5 to geoff on Wed Dec 1 14:08:43 2021
On Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 4:59:12 PM UTC-5, geoff wrote:
On 2/12/2021 3:01 am, Norbert K wrote:
This is from the Playboy Interview:
"Listen, if somebody's gonna impress me, whether it be a Maharishi or a Yoko Ono, there comes a point where the emperor has no clothes. There comes a point when I will see."
He's implying that he can't be duped -- at least not for long. Was Lennon's sense of his critical acumen fair?
Well he never got to the point of seeing through Yoko ...
Exactly. And it is not a coincidence that Yoko and Magic Alex entered Lennon's life at about the same time -- a time when John's life had become a "continuous acid trip," according to his close friend Pete Shotton.