"As i recall, 'Fire' was our attempt at a single. God knows where our heads were at! There was something good about it - I just can't remember what it was."
- Bono on the song Fire from the October album
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U2 drew inspiration from their studio surroundings while writing "Staring At The Sun" including Howie B's ear abscess, the European Cup, and the British presence in Northern Ireland.