"My ideas about love are probably very unromantic. I see love as a decision not made in the heat of the moment. I see it as an enduring thing that doesn't depend on feelings to verify it."
- Bono while discussing Every Breaking Wave
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.