John Lennon's icy letter to Paul and Linda McCartney: 'Get off your high horse!'
Read the full text at the link, but some choice highlights:
"Dear Linda and Paul, I was reading your letter and wondering what middle aged cranky Beatle fan wrote it."
"I hope you realize what sh** you and the rest of my 'kind and unselfish' friends laid on Yoko and me, since we've been together. It might have sometimes been a bit more subtle or should I say 'middle class' -- but not often. We both 'rose above it' quite a few times -- & forgave you two -- so it's the least you can do for us -- you noble people. Linda -- if you don't care what I say - shut up! -- let Paul write -- or whatever."
"Do you really think most of today's art came about because of the Beatles? -- I don't believe you're that insane -- Paul -- do you believe that? When you stop believing it you might wake up! Didn't we always say we were part of the movement - not all of it?"
"I know the Beatles are 'quite nice people' -- I'm one of them -- they're also just as big bastards as anyone else -- so get off your high horse!"
Well, he told them. If only John had Twitter.