quote:Originally posted by Maestri09
was polythene pam a crossdresser?
yeah yeah yeah...actually, no...In the Barry Miles book:
Originally destined for the White Album, it was isnpired by Stephanie, a girlfriend of beat poet Royston Ellis, a friend of John's and a ferryboat engineer. On Aug 8, 1963, John came back to his flat after a show. JOhn told PLAYBOY: "Ellis said that Stephanie dressed up in polythene. She didnt wear jackboots and kilts, thouch...I just elaborated. Perverted sex in a polythene bag. Just looking for something to write about. I used a thick accent because it was supposed to be about a mythical Liverpool scrubber dessed up in her jackboots and kilt."