Charles Kelley wrote the song with Dave Barnes and Ben West. He recalled to Apple Music
that they had quickly come up with this "funny, fun, happy song," but Kelley felt it was too frivolous - he wanted something more real. Barnes started strumming his guitar and Kelley began to pour his heart out.Might've done it this time
I drank too much wine
I might've said something that I can't take back
The ironic thing was at the time he wrote it, Kelley was still drinking too much and chasing after something. It was only around nine months later that he came to his senses. "This is hands down the most vulnerable and open and honest I've ever been in my songwriting," he said.