"The band weren't even drinking. Can you imagine? You're in a candy store and these guys don't even want to smell the sweets."
- Larry on the legend of Adam's partying in the early days
Bono wrote the song 'Out of Control' on his 18th birthday. It is about a feeling of having no control. Nothing changes now that your eighteen and never does. Feeling the pain from his mothers death and having no control over that or anything else.