"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
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.