The song is titled after one of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo's most famous paintings, in which she's depicted lying in her bath surrounded by surreal, nightmarish imagery. Florence told NME
: "A lot of the time when I'm writing, things will just… appear. I was writing the song and this book on symbolism was lying around, and it had that painting on it. It's nice to mix the ordinary with the 'extraordinary.'"
Another Kahlo painting, "Sandías con leyenda: Viva la vida" ("Watermelons with legend: The life lives") was the inspiration for the title of Coldplay's single and album "Viva La Vida