"The truth is that the enduring appeal of that song is truly not as nihilistic as a suicide note. In its sound or its state of mind it’s a song about a mother’s love. A song about unconditional love. Agape love. Eternal love. More usually described as a mother’s than a father’s. "
- Bono on I Will Follow
did you know
Bono wrote the song 'Out of Control' on his 18th birthday. It is about a feeling of having no control. Nothing changes now that your eighteen and never does. Feeling the pain from his mothers death and having no control over that or anything else.