Know I’ve done wrong, left your heart torn
Is that what devils do?
A modern forgiveness song, Newman sings throughout the song about a partner he hurt. He's realised that he changed and he wants to know whether he can win her heart back.
The verses are full of devil images. This paints him as wicked, obviously, but also perhaps illustrating the fact that going back to him might not be a good idea. If there's one thing a devil is good at, it's temptation...