"The Japanese version of the opening lines translated back into English as 'Monday morning, knitting years of gold' which is a hell of a lot better than 'Monday morning, 18 years of dawning'" - Bono
did you know
Bono wrote the song 'Out of Control' on his 18th birthday. It is about a feeling of having no control. Nothing changes now that your eighteen and never does. Feeling the pain from his mothers death and having no control over that or anything else.