And there's verse and chapter sat in her inbox
And all that is said is that you've drank a lot

from Arctic Monkeys – The View From The Afternoon Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

What was meant as a beautifully written poem pleading for the heart of a girl reads as a desperate attempt at a pull from a drunk boy.

This theme continues to haunt Alex even on a more recent release, “Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?”.

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