They’re all laughing now, looking like a bunch of college kids taking a break after class as they dig into doughnuts. It wasn’t always this way, and they know just how fragile it is. Because what comes after laughter? For Williams, that moment when the giggles subside has always been the most captivating, she says. After laughter comes tears, as the expression goes, but for Paramore it’s a little different: After laughter comes the truth.