"As a lyricist it is sometimes difficult for me. Sometimes the words just come straight from the music but sometimes they don't and I've got to try and listen in to the music, to what it's saying and then try to put words on it."
- Bono, 1990
did you know
The song 'Numb' is about how The Edge felt when he split up with his wife. He felt like he couldn't do anything, he was useless. He felt numb.