"It started out kind of Velvet Underground and headed off into the country. But it came together really well and we didn't mess with it, although the original version was about fifteen minutes long. Bono seemed to have that many verses, which was incredible."
- The Edge on One Step Closer
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.