She wrote this song, about Russell Crowe after a poetry-fuelled night after the Golden Globes in 2001.
didn’t have anybody to write about. I wanted something that was
fresh, passionate, lusty, loving, and all night long he held me and I
cried. I wrote poetry everywhere - on his shirt, on the wall,
everywhere. And I just cried and cried because I had not met another
person who had eyes like mine, ever. And so I had this idea and I had
the chorus and the next day I went into a studio and recorded it, and
the lyrics came to me. ”