"Band of Gold" as written by Ronald Dunbar and Edythe Wayne....
Now that you're gone,
All that's left is a band of gold
All that's left of the dreams I hold
Is a band of gold
And the memories of what love could be
If you were still here with me

You took me from the shelter of my mother
I had never known or loved any other
We kissed after taking vows
But that night on our honeymoon,
We stayed in separate rooms

I wait in the darkness of my lonely room
Filled with sadness, filled with gloom
Hoping soon
That you'll walk back through that door
And love me like you tried before

Since you've been gone,
All that's left is a band of gold
All that's left of the dreams I hold
Is a band of gold
And the dream of what love could be
If you were still here with me

Ohhh

Don't you know that I wait
In the darkness of my lonely room
Filled with sadness, filled with gloom
Hoping soon
That you'll walk back through that door
And love me like you tried before

Since you've been gone,
All that's left is a band of gold
All that's left of the dreams I hold
Is a band of gold
And the dream of what love could be
If you were still here with me

Since you've been gone,
All that's left is a band of gold
All that's left of the dreams I hold
Is a band of gold
And the dream of what love could be
If you were still here with me


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"Band of Gold" as written by Ronald Dunbar Edythe Wayne

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    General CommentAHHH best song ever. haha LOVE IT. She sings with passion.
    bigfatloseron October 21, 2006   Link
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    General CommentToo true, too true. Basically a song of a new marriage gone wrong.
    DesertRose98on September 15, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI've always loved the way she sang this song. I usually play it a few times over and it gets stuck in my head (in the best way possible). Despite it being a sad song lyrically, it has an almost upbeat sound to it. There's so much optimism in her voice.

    When the people we love can't be seen, all we have left are the objects that represented the relationship- wedding jewelry, photographs, letters. The beauty behind those objects lose their value- wedding rings simply become a band of gold. But she holds on to those items and stays hopeful that things will turn around.
    kristaseleneon July 08, 2013   Link

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