It’s exactly 50 years because the famed Summer of adore once the “Turn on, listen in and drop out” generation shed their garments, place plants inside their locks and, at festivals like Woodstock, overturned prim morality and ushered in an intimate revolution that could quickly make its impact felt across the world.
The 27-year-old John Lennon — already married — decided to lend his support to the London exhibition of a Japanese artist called Yoko Ono, and pretty soon the world’s most famous Anglo-Japanese union was created during that summer.
Such cross-cultural marriages may have already been pioneering into the belated 1960s, however these times they truly are overwhelmingly prevalent. (altro…)
- Published in Russian Wives