"Some people say that as they get older and/or have a family they mellow out. For me, the opposite is true. "
- Bono, 2002
did you know
The title for the song 'Shadows and Tall Trees' is taken from William Goldings "Lord Of The Flies", whose 5th chapter bears the same name. The song, and the album, is about boyhood, innocence and struggle, as is Golding's book.