Julian Lennon At 50: It’s Never ‘Much Too Late’ For Lennon Family Discord

Monday, April 08, 2013

Sorting out where Julian stands in the Lennon family firmament as he enters his sixth decade is as puzzling a prospect as ever. Just as friendly relations among the surviving ex-Beatles always seemed to be in an on-again, off-again mode, the same holds true for many of the Fab Four's children and past or present spouses and in-laws. The recurring rifts between Julian and his mum Cynthia Lennon on one side, and Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon on the other, represent one of the most intriguing divides of all.

In 2010, at least some of the polluted water seemed to be under the bridge, when Julian opened a photo exhibition and, at the opening night, four people posed for a photo-op that most Beatles fans thought would never happen: brothers Julian and Sean with their mothers Cynthia Lennon and Yoko Ono. Hell, it seemed, had frozen over.

At that point three years ago, reconciliation seemed to be in the air. Julian seemed to be sorry that he had publicly expressed his disdain for how Yoko had handled things over the years. "I think the key point to all of this for me at least has been Sean," he said at the time. "If I hurt Sean’s mother, then I hurt Sean.”

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Source: Stop The Presses 
Story by: By Chris Willman

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4/8/2013 7:51 AM
Best wishes for a Happy 50th Julian

Dysfunction is in every family and you have rose above it!!!!  Your a kind, generous, good looking guy in which you were raised with morals!!!!!  Be proud of yourself.

Best wishes for your Photography Career.

Deborah DeCeglie 4/8/2013

4/8/2013 8:26 AM

Your not kidding!!!!

4/8/2013 1:54 PM
Happy 50th Julian!!!

My BD was yesterday... Must be the stars for I truly can understand the family triangles, hexagons, wrecktagons and circles. So sorry that Family and Friends have left bruises on your soul. Smile in your heart. Nothing can remove memories of love. Your eyes see beauty in life.... your photography shows that.

Live, Luv & Laff A LOT :D

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