was also offered the song, as he was going through a marital breakdown around the same time as Blake Shelton. "You'd be so surprised," Owen told Taste of Country
. "When I was going through my divorce everybody - every songwriter, everyone - was sending me songs that were like that. That new song Blake Shelton has out, 'She's Got a Way With Words'? That was pitched to me and I remember vividly the first time I heard that, I was like, 'That's a really good, cool song, very well written. But if I record this song and I'm taken literally - I don't want my ex to perceive I did that to her.'"