"The song is based on the idea that sex is a conversation of sorts. On one level it's purely carnal but on another it's a prayer. It's an incredible thing to say to your lover or your maker: 'Your instructions, whatever the direction.'"
- Bono on Your Blue Room
did you know
As for the song "Seconds" on the War album, Edge wrote and sang the first verse and Bono wrote and sang the second verse.