Remembering him comes in flashbacks and echoes
Tell myself it's time now, got to let go
But moving on from him is impossible
When I still see it all in my head
In burning red
Loving him was red
It’s interesting to note her most recent ex boyfriend when writing this song was John Mayer. Mayer has sound-color synesthesia, which is a neurological condition in which one sees colors based off of the intensity of various sounds. Similar to Pharrell Williams.
She also penned “Dear John” with him in mind.
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