"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 lyrics of The Ground Beneath Your Feet were written by Salman Rushdie, and he is featured in the video, shown writing the song. Rushdie also provides an account of his relationship with the band and how the song came to be written in his book of essays, Step Across This Line.