Guitarist Mark Tremonti
the story of the song: "This is one of the first ideas that I brought to Myles music-wise," he said. "I sent him the verse and the chorus, and we kind of forgot about it after that. We came back to it after Elvis (Baskette, producer) said, 'Let me hear some of the other ideas you two worked on before we started.' This one stuck out, and Elvis said, 'Hey, that's great. Let's work on it.'"
"As soon as the rhythm for the bridge came together, we all fell in love with it," he continued. "Then it was a matter of getting in and out of the time signature and making all of the parts work."