"He called me once to say that he was dying. It was in my house and it was 6am and it was a little bit loose. The next time he called he said, 'I'm in trouble. I've been fucking with Dr. Death and I think I'm going to lose come June.' And he did, he died, just after that."
- Bono on Charles Bukowski, 1995
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U2 have recorded and released several songs that explicitely or implicitly regard Iris Hewson's death and how it affected Bono. Some of these songs are Tomorrow, Lemon, Mofo and Iris.