Here’s a small prediction: Should any of the people in Sir Elton John’s recent Instagram photo of his school reunion possess social media accounts of their own, their version of this photo will be slightly less concerned with the fact that it’s a shot of old school buddies getting back together after 50-odd years, and will more heavily focus on the fact that their host is a bona fide rock megastar.
Oh sure, they’ll have long been prepared for such a moment, having told people for years that they went to school with that Elton John—”of course I knew him as Reg Dwight, but even then…”—and pulled out their old school photos to try and prove it. But now their moment has come, it’s finally official and the pub bores and in-laws that openly mock their claims can put a sock in it once and for all:
And, contrary to all expectations, he’s not even the one with the darkest hair.
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