"Bono came up with the lemon. When he's improvising over a piece of music he is at his most creative. Often you're scratching your head, thinking, 'What psychedelic substances is he on that he would even dream up something like that?'"
- Edge on Lemon
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.