This song must have been written at some point in 1996. It was recorded in January 1997 at Hook End Manor alongside the material that would be released later that year as the "Maladjusted" album. This is one of a few 'finished' songs from this recording session to not have made it onto the album or one of its singles.
This song was never released in a studio form.
This song has never been performed specifically for radio or television.
This song has never been done live, either by the Smiths or Morrissey.
A subpar transfer of the first 3:26 of this studio outtake was leaked on the internet at some point in 2011. The full 4:46 version in good quality has yet to be released or widely leaked.