Sometimes inspiration for songs comes quickly. Hinder singer Austin Winkler wrote this song in just 20 or 30 minutes with drummer Cody Hanson while the two sat in Hanson's living room. Winkler came in with the first line - "Honey, why you calling me so late?" - And the rest of the song just flowed out naturally.
The story in the song about having trouble letting go of a former love is real - it's what Winkler was going through with an ex-girlfriend. He told the story to Hanson, who already had a guitar progression in mind, and the two finished the song very quickly.
When we spoke with Hanson in 2012, he said that this song is an example of how the real life tribulations of a songwriter can strike a chord with people when incorporated into music. "Those songs that are real personal experiences that other people can relate to," said Hanson. "Those seem to be the ones that go." (Here's our full interview with Cody Hanson