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How I Love You So


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Dadai.2

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This is the first song I ever wrote. I originally posted it in the summer of 2004 here at MacJams. It later came down when I exited MJ for a short time. I wrote the song in 2001 and sang it to my daughter Christie on her wedding day the same year. This version has percussion, bass, keyboards, and some vocal harmonies. I posted an acoustic guitar and vocal version in 2010.

This is the original, no remix. Just want have it here for posterity sake. Hope you like it, especially you Dads of daughters...
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Lyrics
I remember, as Daddies often do
It was bed time. You were only two.
You said,
"Put my animals on my bed
Line the bears up straight
Daddy put them near my head
I can hardly wait", and...


CHORUS
Sometimes I get to wondering
If through the years you've known
How much I love you girl
And tonight how I love you so.

I remember your struggles and your joys
As you grew up, and left behind your toys.
Your eyes they sparkled
Sometimes they teared
So soon a woman
How fast the years, and...

CHORUS

Now new memories, they begin tonight
At this moment you start a brand new life
Someone new will tuck you in
Line the bears up straight
Laugh with you and cry with you
You can hardly wait, and...

CHORUS

Copyright 2001/2004 Jack Miller/Dadai
Song Stats
Hits: 1000
Comments: 9
Fans: 8
Plays: 44
Downloads: 10

Uploaded: Jun 18, 2015 - 08:56:49 PM
Last Updated: Jul 07, 2017 - 08:11:58 PM Last Played: Mar 19, 2017 - 01:25:16 PM
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Comments
davisamerica said 826 days ago (June 20th, 2015)
Daddy's little girl
It goes too fast ehh? Sweet track Jack. Lovely for a Father's Day weekend
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Dadai.2 said 826 days ago (June 20th, 2015)
Indeed...
much too fast. Thanks, Jack.
Philip18 said 824 days ago (June 21st, 2015)
How I Love You So
Beautifully done, Jack.
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Dadai.2 said 824 days ago (June 22nd, 2015)
Philip...
Thank you!
MarkHolbrook said 823 days ago (June 23rd, 2015)
Simply smooth
and outstanding Jack. Good to keep it around. You might find you can never get it better. Sometimes the first mix/take/track comes out better than the retries. Just my luck perhaps. But this is very nice and cool. Great guitar and vocals!
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Dadai.2 said 813 days ago (July 2nd, 2015)
Thanks Mark...
Yes, always good to keep those special tunes around. Thanks for your very gracious comments.
Little_Hooligan said 815 days ago (July 1st, 2015)
Sweet
I am not big on alot of sentimental stuff but this was beautifully and the melody/guitar was so alluring and easy to follow along to.. universal..folky musically and lyrically pure.. My sincere compliments to you
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Dadai.2 said 811 days ago (July 4th, 2015)
sentimental journey...
Joyce, I've been known to do a sentimental song every now and then. Your gracious comments are warmly received. In fact, I'm honored by them. Again, thanks so much.
Jack
egobandit said 814 days ago (July 1st, 2015)
SO beautiful
I had to get my daughter to listen with me we both enjoyed this allot nice lyrics and great how you sung this for your daughter :)
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