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"['Mofo'] . . . became the heaviest song maybe we've ever written. I feel like my whole life is in that one tune."

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Stories For Boys Lyrics

Found On:


Sweetest Thing (1998)


Live From Boston 1981 (2004)


The Complete U2 (2004)

Note: U2 has released different versions of most singles in different countries. We are not showing every cover image in this space, just one that's representative of each release.

"Stories For Boys" (live from Boston '81)

From a long time ago
Stories for boys
1-2-3-4

There's a place I go when I am far away
There's a radio and I will grow
Sometimes a hero takes me
Sometimes I don't let go
Hello, hello

There's a picture book with color photographs
There's a comic strip that makes me laugh
Sometimes a hero takes me
Sometimes I don't let go
Hello, hello

Stories for boys, stories for boys
Stories for boys, stories for boys
Stories for boys

There's a place I go when I am far away
There's a radio and I will grow
Sometimes a hero takes me
Sometimes I don't let go
Hello, hello

Stories for boys, stories for boys
Stories for boys, stories for boys
Stories for boys, stories for boys
Stories for boys, stories for boys
Stories for boys, boys, boys

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@U2 Calendar

May 1 2018

Eve of Experience Party with atu2

Gather w/Fellow Fans

May 2 2018

U2 Experience + Innocence Tour

Tonight in Tulsa

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