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Two black cadillacs driving in a slow parade
Headlights shining bright in the middle of the day
One is for his wife,
The other for the woman who loved him at night
Two black cadillacs meeting for the first time

And the preacher said he was a good man,
And his brother said he was a good friend
But the women in the two black veils didn't bother to cry
(Bye bye, bye bye)
They took turns laying a rose down,
Threw a handful of dirt into the deep ground
He's not the only one who had a secret to hide

Two months ago his wife called the number on his phone
Turns out, he'd been lying to both of them for oh so long
They decided then
He'd never get away with doing this to them
Two black cadillacs, waiting for the right time
The right time

And the preacher said he was a good man,
And his brother said he was a good friend
But the women in the two black veils didn't bother to cry
(Bye bye, bye bye)
Yeah, yeah, they took turns laying a rose down
Threw a handful of dirt into the deep ground
He's not the only one who had a secret to hide
(Bye bye, bye bye, bye bye, yeah)

It was the first and the last time they ever saw each other face to face
They shared a crimson smile, and just walked away
And left the secret at the grave

And the preacher said he was a good man,
And his brother said he was a good friend
But the women in the two black veils didn't bother to cry
(Bye bye, bye bye)
They took turns laying a rose down
Threw a handful of dirt into the deep ground
He's not the only one who had a secret to hide
(Bye bye, bye bye, yeah)



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    UnregisteredMay 3, 2012 at 4:28 pm
    A married man was having an affair. His wife found his mistresses number on his phone and called it, they were both being lied too and came clean to one another so they came together and killed him.
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    Jennifer HungJul 19, 2013 at 6:33 pm
    This song is talking about getting revenge on the cheating husband/bf.The two women (wife/mistress) decided to team up and basically kill him.Basically, what Carrie is saying is if you cheat on me "I'll kill you" especially from a married man! If you watch the music video you'll get it and there's a twit to it too.
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    Sandy GrewalJun 18, 2013 at 7:10 pm
    no the guy passed they each arrived in a cadillac to his grave that's why there are two....that's what I got from it anyways lol.
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    Kimberly Covert-MetzApr 17, 2013 at 1:10 am
    Still don't understand why 2 Cadillacs for one guy. I thought at first it was for each woman who passed. But no.
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    UnregisteredSep 6, 2012 at 10:21 pm
    How did they kill him together if the funeral was the first time they saw each other for the first time?

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