"On the first record, the lyrics were impressionistic and adolescent. On the second record, with a lot of travel behind me and a lot of experience going through the brain, I used more images, still refusing to tell the story line, but giving more signposts."
- Bono, 1983
did you know
According to the booklet of 'Walk On', U2 says that the song is dedicated to Aung San Suu Kyi, in some parts of the lyrics U2 mentions the struggle of this woman to free her country.