"I got a job as a petrol-pump attendant so that I could write when the cars weren't coming in. But then we had the oil crisis, and we had those queues for miles, and the cars just kept coming, so I quit."
- Bono, about his early writing years
did you know
"When I looked around, the world couldn't be found, just me by the sea" is a verse left out of the album recording of The Ocean