|What does Stay mean?|
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Provided courtesty of songfacts.com:
|-||This simple piano balled landed in the Top 5 on 28 charts, which alone is testament to its universal appeal. Why is the song so memorable? The intimacy of the piano and the simple, repetitive melody help, but the real clincher is Rihanna's vocal, the inflections of which help the listener discern the intense emotion behind each lyric. Note, for example, the third and fourth line of the first verse, which quickly switch between gutsy confidence and vulnerability simply through Rihanna's momentary falsetto and fragile vibrato.|