"I got a job as a petrol-pump attendant so that I could write when the cars weren't coming in. But then we had the oil crisis, and we had those queues for miles, and the cars just kept coming, so I quit."
- Bono, about his early writing years
did you know
The Edge said the song 'If God Will Send His Angels' is about a woman beaten by her husband, and she tells him her feelings and hopes.