This song finds Marling coming to the realization that she's been had and is one of many. "Could have sworn I had that man," she curses. According to the singer this song, "was meant to be a puff of an interlude, a weird, nonsensical thought."
John Lennon's lead guitar work on Yoko Ono's "Walking On Thin Ice" proved to be his final creative act. It was upon their return home after completing laying down the track that Lennon was murdered by Mark David Chapman.