“I’ve found that growing up can mean a lot of things. For me, it doesn’t mean I should become somebody completely new and stop loving the things I used to love. It means I’ve just added more things to my list.”
This is a song that I wrote about how, you know, just because something is over doesn’t mean it wasn’t incredibly beautiful. ‘Cause another lesson I’ve leaned is not all stories have a happy ending, and you have to learn how to deal with that. And this is a song about a story that didn’t end so happily, but it was still supposed to happen.
“I went through a few roller coasters. Trying to chronicle each step of the way was challenging, because you go to some really dark places with the lyrics. Then in the next track, you’re talking about how amazing it is to meet somebody new.”