"This conscience could be called your innocent self, but it's certainly your younger self. On the tour for Songs Of Innocence, we setup this argument between the two selves, and I think it continues on Songs Of Experience."
- Bono, 2017
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.