“it’s about who you miss at 2 in the afternoon when you’re busy, not 2 in the morning when you’re lonely.”
At Diner, when asked about encountering this critique of her identity as a female performer who writes her own music, she goes off: “There’s always a catch. Like: ‘Does she really do that? I heard her mum wrote that song.’ I read that about Lorde. I’m like: As if! Just because she’s young and successful, why is someone trying to take that away from her? It’s because she’s highly intelligent and a female who’s killing it. She’s doing something different, and people are afraid of that.”
"I just have to say one thing and it’s really important that you just listen to me. I just… It doesn’t feel like this, this thing is gonna go away, it’s always there. I can’t… I can’t get on with my life."
Like Crazy (2011)