"A lot of photographers feel their art is to discover who you are. Anton is about who you might be."
- Bono on Anton Corbijn
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Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.