"I tend to personally go for impressionistic styles of music. I find them a little bit more stimulating, more interesting over a longer period of time. Really to try to pin them down is a mistake. Like 'Indian Symmer Sky' - that song is, I think, autobiographical, in a sense, of the band, but I wouldn't even attempt to try to analyze it or come up with a sort of one-liner that tells you exactly what that song is."
- The Edge, 1985
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.