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Is Yesterday about Paul's mother?

Paul & Mary McCartney Paul McCartney has recently suggested a ‘subconscious’ inspiration for the line I said something wrong/Now I long for yesterday  was his regret at once chiding his mother for ‘talking posh’:

How did Lennon and McCartney write songs together?

People always ask us how we sit down and write a song. Well, first we sit down. Then we write a song.