"One of Bono's early nicknames was Bon Smelly Arse. I was glad that didn't stick. I don't know if the band would have got very far with a singer called Bon Smelly Arse."
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The Picture of Dorian Grey mentioned in the song 'The Ocean' is a novel by Oscar Wilde, the Irish author who has been a huge influence on Bono's lyrics. In referring to it, Bono mocks his own vanity in thinking a rock star can change the world.