Paul McCartney ‘Cried for a Year’ After Wife Linda’s Death: ‘It Seemed the Only Thing to Do’

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Paul McCartney has lost two of the most important women in his life to breast cancer, and opened up about the deaths of both his late wife Linda and his mother in a recent appearance on the BBC. The Beatles bass guitarist and singer married Linda Eastman back in 1969 and eventually formed the band Wings together, two years later after the breakup of the Beatles. Linda died in 1998 at age 56 after being diagnosed with breast cancer three years beforehand. McCartney said the loss left him in a state of constant grief for nearly a year. "I think I cried for about a year on and off. You expect . . .
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