"Everytime I sat with him he said one thing to me; would you ever take off those fucking glasses?"
- Bono about his relationship with his late father, 2006
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.