"There is a love between the members of this band that is deeper than whatever comes between us, after almost fifteen years, which would be time for a divorce in almost any relationship, we looked at each other and said, 'Lay down your arms'".
- Larry Mullen jr, 1990
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.