New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.

Daddy take me with you
I promise I'll be good
Daddy, it's next time
And Mama said I could
Sitting in the front seat, riding downtown
For an ice cream cone, I'd wrap him around
My little fingers, tighter than my baby curls
You can make a tear go a long, long way when you're
Daddy's little girl

Walking down the isle
My eyes on Mr. Right
My boquet was shaking
But Daddy held on tight
Taking those last steps, Daddy and me
From the child to the woman I'd be
With a diamond on my finger
And my mama's string of pearls
He gave me away 'cause I couldn't stay
Daddy's little girl

Well, he taught me my bible
From seven to thirteen
Taught me to drive when I was a wild thing
I reached and he prayed when I made some mistakes
That I wouldn't have made if I'd've done it his way

Now he hugs me when he sees me
We talk about the past
He tries to give me money
And I try to give it back
He's a book of advice
More than I need
The look in his eyes
As he's saying to me
Let me help you while I can
While I'm still in this world
What will you do when your Daddy's gone
And you're Daddy's little girl

What'll I do when my daddy's gone



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/k/kippi_brannon/daddys_little_girl.html

Correct | Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

  • U
    UnregisteredJan 1, 2012 at 3:50 pm
    I cannot listen to this song without crying. I am the onlygirl in the family and my parents thought they could never have children. They tried for ten years and then i was born. He nicknamed me "princess" which stayed with me until now and i am 55 years old and am now a grandmother. The story the song talks of is almost exactly like my own. My dad was everything to me. No one in the world loved me like he did. I became a nurse and when my father's health began deteriorating my mom and i took care of him. He passed away on 12/8/2011 with only myself by his side, holding his hand, stroking his hair and wispering that everything would be alright. He died 15 minutes after i arrived and the doc told me he was waiting for me. What do you do when your daddys gone and your daddys little girl?
  • U
    UnregisteredSep 9, 2011 at 1:00 am
    This song means everything to me. My daddy was all that this song speaks of. And now I face the fact of having to be at my dad's bedside with his failing health. No other song can put a freindship between a daughter and a father better

    Write about your feelings and thoughts

    Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
    U
    Unregistered
    Min 50 words
    Not bad
    Good
    Awesome!
    Explain

    Write an explanation

    Your explanation
    Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
    10 words
    Good
    Cool
    Awesome!
    Explanation guidelines:
    • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
    • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
    • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
    Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.
    ×