The First Lennon This Morning
December 8 is always a tough day for me. I’m hearing the first of what will be many of this man’s songs today.
What’s playing is, (Just Like) Starting Over.
I can remember, see where I was when I heard.
A usual morning, up and in to the bathroom to get the day going. Flip on the radio and start brushing my teeth and then I heard. John Lennon was shot and is dead. I can still see my face in the mirror. If there is a look for shock and loss, the look on my face was it.
My best friend at that time and I used to go back and forth on who do you like better and why. Lets be real clear here, we like them both, a lot! For him it was McCartney and for me it was, and still is…