"I actually think it's about sex in Dublin as a teenager. It's about finding a place where you can be with your girlfriend, which was a real problem at the time."
- Bono on the song 'Another time, Another Place'
did you know
The Picture of Dorian Grey mentioned in the song 'The Ocean' is a novel by Oscar Wilde, the Irish author who has been a huge influence on Bono's lyrics. In referring to it, Bono mocks his own vanity in thinking a rock star can change the world.