Like Lawson's debut single "When She Was Mine
," frontman Andy Brown penned this song about his split from The Saturday's Mollie King. The singer told Capital Radio how he penned the tune with bassist Ryan Fletcher after seeing photographs of Mollie with her next boyfriend, male supermodel David Gandy. "What happened was, we split up and I wrote quite a few songs about it," he explained. "It was hard because she just started going out with a ridiculously good-looking guy after me. 'When She Was Mine' was a song about that, but 'Standing In The Dark' was the first song – I wrote it with Ryan on the day we saw her with this new guy in the paper and stuff. It did hurt me hard."