This song finds SOAK singing about her older brother, who went through a personal crisis when they were growing up and quit his university degree. The Irish singer-songwriter felt guilty that while her music career was taking off, he was losing his way. "Kind of like: I'm doing this and it's going really well; you're doing that and I don't want to feel like you're angry at me because of that," she explained to The Guardian.
In Gary Numan's "Cars," the message is that cars lead to a mechanical society devoid of personal interaction. This didn't stop automakers from using it in commercials. Both Nissan and Oldsmobile have used it in ads.