This song is about a girl who will cheat on her man with impunity, since she knows he'll always be there. In our interview with John Parr
, he talked about writing the song. "I love wordplay," he said. "English grammar. I before E except after C. I thought of a fun twist on a lovers' relationship where the girl always puts me first until she realizes she has me. 'I Before he except after she knows I'll always be there.'"