Houser sings of his difficult upbringing on this poignant ballad, recalling when an uncle helped his mom and him escape his abusive stepfather. "When he took to drinkin', he'd take it out on us," he croons. The singer called this "the most personal song I've ever written."
In our interview with Randy Houser
, he said, "It's just about my life growing up. Pretty simple." Despite the challenges, Randy says he still enjoyed his childhood. He explained: "A tough life can still be a good life. When I look back, I can obviously say it wasn't an easy life, but it's how I became who I am. I can't say it was a bad life."