Paisley wrote this with songwriters Chris DuBois and Ashley Gorley. Paisley, told USA Today March 5, 2009: "We had a target, and the target was our significant others." He added that it is, "a heartfelt love song — the kind I haven't done, really." (Source Then Songfacts).
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