Lennon damaged son's hearing: Biography
Indo-Asian News Service
London, Sep 22 (IANS) A new book reveals that late Beatles
legend John Lennon had a bad temper and once he screamed into
his son Sean's ear during an angry outburst, damaging the
Sean had to be taken to hospital to repair his damaged hearing.
The book by Philip Norman is titled "John Lennon: The
Contactmusic.com quoted Sean from the book: "He was teaching
me how to cut and eat steak, which was a mystery to me at
four; how to stick the fork in and cut behind it, and that
was how you got a piece in your mouth. I think it was that
night when he got very upset with me, I think because of something
I did very cheekily with the steak. He did wind up yelling
at me very, very loudly to the point where he damaged my ear,
and I had to go to the hospital."
But Sean added that Lennon himself was upset with his own
actions, adding: "I remember when I was lying on the
floor and hurting, and him holding me and saying, 'I'm so
sorry. I have a temper'."
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