Sadly I think it will remain a dream for a while longer. I mean we are closer to the end of August than the start and we still have not heard anything other than they would start mailing in August. They only have 6 business days left...
I don’t know if it was coincidence or not but I noticed that the last news about the gift and downloads came not too long after the Japan general sales. I wonder if they’ll wait until after the Manila general sales until the next piece of news or downloads, could be coincidence again if it is afterwards but I feel like it was bizarre how we heard nothing for a while then shortly after the Japan sales suddenly there’s news, let’s see what happens.
We know our boys, they are always ready for new surprises. We'll see when we finally know when the CDs will come to us. It is nice that not everything is predictable and therefore we always stay relaxed. One thing I can say, I'm looking forward to it.
"It was a political statement to the entire world that he kept this garden going. He was this deeply philosophical character and to him it was an act of defiance to grow flowers in the middle of Aleppo. He actually wound up getting killed in an air raid, so it was a very sad ending, but Bono was really inspired by his defiance. When we were looking at that song, we decided that should be the focus geographically"
- Edge on Summer of Love, 2017
did you know
The counting Bono does in the beginning of Vertigo is "uno, dos, tres, catorce", which is Spanish for one, two, three, fourteen.