"Songs of Experience has to feel like it's justified, that it's relevant, and if we don't feel it's very good, then I imagine we'll just scrap it, and it'll become something else."
- Adam Clayton
did you know
"Crumbs from Your Table" is about the relationship between Western countries and developing countries. The verses and chorus address the relationship from the perspective of citizens from the developing world, focusing on the disparity between the long-term socioeconomic planning stressed by the Westand the developing world's immediate need for sustenance.