The song is a mid-tempo mostly accompanied by piano. Its narrator is a man who has done something wrong in his relationship with a woman. He says hurtful things, and makes her cry, and then he realized how close he comes to losing her, and asks the girl if he can make things normal again, and if she'll forgive him.
The song debuted at number 43 on the Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart dated March 6, 2004. It charted for 21 weeks on that chart, and peaked at number 4 on the chart dated June 26, 2004, in addition to peaking at number 38 on the Billboard Hot 100.