"You go on the road and suddenly everyone is carrying your bags and doing all the stuff for you, you become a piece of luggage. I'd be lying if I said I don't enjoy the perks, but it's not what drives me."
- Larry Mullen jr., 1997
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.