Yeah, I know. I'm about three days late with this. Sue me.
On December 8, 1980, Mark David Chapman approached John Lennon outside of the Dakota and pretended to ask for an autograph. By the time all was said and done, the world had lost a musical legend.
As the world mourned, Elton John expressed his feelings in song. What came of it is one of my favorite Elton songs ever.
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