(Jon's painting of the Beatles in the background) *************** John & Cynthia Lennon, on my grandmother's car
My uncle, Jon Hague, was a young art student at
Jon went on to become a recognized artist and the Beatles sponsored an Art Show for him. One day, he was talking with John about a house that he would like to buy. The next day, someone showed up with the deed to the house as a present for my uncle. Really! This is a 13 bedroom house that he still owns.
Now, here’s the good part: We were in
It just so happened that all this took place on my fourth birthday and we were going to have a party, so Paul and John came back to my grandmother’s house for cake. Yes, that’s right, the Beatles sang “Happy Birthday” to me….nah, nahinee, nah, nah.
You can think that I’m making all of this up because it sounds like a far-fetched fantasy, but it is the truth, I swear. This is before they came to
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