"I met a lady who gave me a scarf that Elvis Presley gave to her mother. And I swore on my mother's life that I would wear it tonight. [As he's putting the scarf on]...Though, she's already dead..."
-Bono, during the 2005-11-04 Las Vegas show.
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According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.