Throughout the song, Moffat recounts real-life instances when he started weeping.When my mother called long distance
To say her mother passed away
I blubbered on the bus, I couldn't hide
Back in 2003, Arab Strap was touring America supporting Bright Eyes. "I think it was six weeks of tour and on the third day my mum phoned to tell me my grandmother had died," Moffat recalled to Stereogum
. "I didn't go back, she told me to stay where I was."I cry at rom-coms, dramedies
The news and children's films
The Muppet Movie, Frozen, Frozen 2
Moffat said the children's films' lyric is true. "My son is 13 this year and I've got a daughter who's seven so I watch these things and I just can't cope with them sometimes."