Eddie Donnelly is a Strawberry Fields busker who is playing Lennon and Beatles songs when David first goes there with Lia. David and Lia befriend Eddie, and knowing they are in love, Eddie plays them his favorite John Lennon love songs.
Later that night, David and Lia return to Strawberry Fields and David proposes to Lia. Eddie is ecstatic when he hears the news and says he is honored to have been part of it.
Eddie will reappear in the third book, Living Timekeepers.