"What I wanted to do on this album is to occasionally have a dialectical conversation where younger me assails the older me."
- Bono on Songs of Experience
did you know
The song 'I Fall Down' is about a girl Bono knew named Julie. She's the daughter of a wealthy lawyer in New York, who ended up moving to ireland and becoming involved in the same bible group U2 were in. She later became involved with Pod, a roadie for U2 at the time, the 'John' in the song.