This song is about regret and the realization that one has lost something special because of their own mistakes. The singer reflects on a past relationship and expresses regret for not listening to the other person. The chorus highlights the feeling that the relationship was real and meaningful but it was allowed to end due to their own actions. The singer laments the loss and takes responsibility for it, acknowledging that they are the one to blame. The bridge may add emphasis to the feelings expressed in the song.