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This was written by Scott Weiland and STP bass player Robert DeLeo while the band was on tour. Weiland considers it a love song for his wife, Mary. It deals with the possibility of loss.
According to Weiland, this is his favorite Stone Temple Pilots ballad.
A live version featuring guest vocals by Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington is on the album Family Values 2001. STP was a big influence on Bennington, and he got to know the band when both groups played the Family Values Tour.
Supertramp founder Roger Hodgson
Roger tells the stories behind some of his biggest hits, including "Give a Little Bit," "Take the Long Way Home" and "The Logical Song."
Dave Pirner of Soul Asylum
Dave explains how the video appropriated the meaning of "Runaway Train," and what he thought of getting parodied by Weird Al.
One of the most popular classical vocalists in the land is lining up a trip to space, which is the inspiration for many of her songs.
The Garbage drummer/songwriter produced the Nirvana album Nevermind
, and Smashing Pumpkins' Gish
and Siamese Dream