Sweet the sin, bitter the taste in my mouth;

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I see seven towers.

But I only see one way out. 

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U2

These lyrics describe a woman seeking escape from a heroine addiction.  Bono has expressed that he believes the phrase “Running to Stand Still” (the title of this particular song) perfectly captures an addict’s battle with such a powerful drug. 

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