"As i recall, 'Fire' was our attempt at a single. God knows where our heads were at! There was something good about it - I just can't remember what it was."
- Bono on the song Fire from the October album
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.