"The first aspect of the band that impressed me was that they had such lyrical soul, in abundance. The second thing I noticed was that they were constantly struggling against it as if they were frightened of being overpowered by some softness."
- Brian Eno
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The Popmart stage design, which looked like a supermarket, appealed to Bono as a supermarket, with its myriad choices and temptations, could function as a metaphor for U2's songs, as they often deal with the struggle between desire and faith.