"I'm not sure who is holding onto who. Check my son's hand.. He's a tough kid but not so tough that he can't hold onto his father as his father holds onto him"
- Larry on the Songs of Innocence cover
did you know
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.