"I met a lady who gave me a scarf that Elvis Presley gave to her mother. And I swore on my mother's life that I would wear it tonight. [As he's putting the scarf on]...Though, she's already dead..."
-Bono, during the 2005-11-04 Las Vegas show.
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.