"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
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.