"It is not about a particular woman. It is about women in general, and the way they entrance, and often dominate men. At times I do tend to idealize women."
- Bono on Mysterious Ways
did you know
The title for the song 'Shadows and Tall Trees' is taken from William Goldings "Lord Of The Flies", whose 5th chapter bears the same name. The song, and the album, is about boyhood, innocence and struggle, as is Golding's book.