May Pang and John Lennon
Klein asked Pang to recruit 365 pairs of bare legs
for Lennon’s and Ono’s film Up Your Legs Forever in 1970.
Summer 1973 Ono saw Lennon dating other women,
she suggested to Pang to be the other woman.
Hesitating, Pang eventually went with Lennon to L.A.
After an aborted collaboration with Phil Spector,
they rented a place in Santa Monica, to live with
Harry Nilsson, Hillary Gerard, Klaus Voorman,
Cynthia Webb, Ringo Starr and Keith Moon.
Working on Harry Nilsson album Pussy Cats.
Surprise, Surprise (Sweet Bird Of Paradox)
is about May Pang.
“She makes me sweat and forget who I am
I need, need, need, need her “.
The 18-month relationship became known as
“The Lost Weekend” a reference to the film and book.
In August 1974 they lived in London and John, naked
on the terrace called May to join him cause he was seeing a UFO.
In February 1975 Lennon reconciled with Ono.