"I wrote the words about a friend of mine, his name was Gareth Spaulding. And on his twentyfirst birthday he and his friends decided to give themselves a present of enough heroine into his veins to kill him."
- Bono on the song 'Bad'
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.