"Why do they leave? gives a sign to the simplistic brilliance of Ryan's breakthrough bummer album. Come pick me up is incredibly catchy and wry. Lets hope Ryan continues to have a disastrous love life"
"Not enirely a break-up album, but the best bits - Sinatra's Fool to want to, I'll be around, Glad to be unhappy are as raw as it gets. Like Sinatra, the expression improved as the voice started to go"