"This might sound odd, but I've never looked forward to a U2 show before. I remember sometimes not being able to speak before a show, and going to quiet places trying to reserve energy. Now, mostly I wake up in the morning, going, 'There's some people I wanna meet tonight, and one of them's myself.'"
- Bono, 2005
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The Popmart stage design, which looked like a supermarket, appealed to Bono as a supermarket, with its myriad choices and temptations, could function as a metaphor for U2's songs, as they often deal with the struggle between desire and faith.