"It's a trap when you agree to being one person because when you step out of character with that, you look like a hypocrite."
- Bono, on his Macphisto persona
did you know
The title for the song 'Shadows and Tall Trees' is taken from William Goldings "Lord Of The Flies", whose 5th chapter bears the same name. The song, and the album, is about boyhood, innocence and struggle, as is Golding's book.