"Larry is Mr What-Can-Go-Wrong - but things can, and do. And so Larry is the brakes of the band, and when the rocket is on the wrong trajectory you're very glad of that."
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Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.