He knows how to say all the right things
Knows how to get you outta that dress
Knows how to make you think you're the best thing
But I know what happens next, girl
Pearce delivers her lines conversationally with concern, having been through the same experience herself. "You know we've all been both of these girls," she told American Songwriter
. "You're young, you think it's magic. You're grown and you know better."
"How many times have you gone to a club and watched this happen? It's so predictable, just look around," Pearce added. "But for all the looking, how many times have you ever said anything?"
"So, this is my way of being the big sister, or the sassy girlfriend to all the other girls out there in the dating jungle," she concluded. "Maybe if we all looked out for each other, we'd end up with a little less heartbreak and a lot more laughter."