"Like a Virgin" as written by Billy Steinberg and Tom Kelly....
I made it through the wilderness
Somehow I made it through
Didn't know how lost I was
Until I found you

I was beat
Incomplete
I'd been had, I was sad and blue
But you made me feel
Yeah, you made me feel
Shiny and new

Hoo, like a virgin
Touched for the very first time
Like a virgin
When your heart beats
Next to mine

Gonna give you all my love, boy
My fear is fading fast
Been saving it all for you
'Cause only love can last

You're so fine
And you're mine
Make me strong, yeah you make me bold
Oh your love thawed out
Yeah, your love thawed out
What was scared and cold

Like a virgin, hey
Touched for the very first time
Like a virgin
With your heartbeat
Next to mine

Whoa
Whoa, ah
Whoa

You're so fine
And you're mine
I'll be yours
'Till the end of time
'Cause you made me feel
Yeah, you made me feel
I've nothing to hide

Like a virgin, hey
Touched for the very first time
Like a virgin
With your heartbeat
Next to mine

Like a virgin, ooh ooh
Like a virgin
Feels so good inside
When you hold me
And your heart beats
And you love me

Oh oh, ooh whoa


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"Like a Virgin" as written by Tom Kelly Billy Steinberg

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  • +2
    General Commenti agree with terentino's explination in the movie
    reservior dogs.
    brn2sailawayon January 21, 2002   Link
  • +2
    General CommentQuentin Tarantino actually believed that it was about a chick getting knobbed by a big cock.
    Madonna had to personally send him a signed copy of the record informing him that it actually was about a girl falling in love for the first time.
    still, the big cock theory is funny
    Whitton December 01, 2004   Link
  • +2
    MemoryMadonna/Evita/Wallis' first #1 hit and memorable song. Like a Virgin can be interpreted three ways-how Madonna found her audience and the audience found her, how Sean and Guy came into her life and in another sad way how she lost them and walked out because her tears have fallen in her life and how the song became a staple of her live performances-Blonde Ambition, Confessions and Sticky/Sweet-smiling to her fans but also crying about her mother's death. For Madonna, Like a Virgin elicits an emotional reaction in her heart's song-the happy/sad balancing act. In Like a Virgin, Madonna dances on a ballet highwire tightrope. Lady Madonna goes story to story, building to building and street to street-she passes through crowdS on the stairs of transcendence-Fighting for Her Place on the Stations of the Cross Is Like a Virgin a spiritual song? Most definitely, yes! And we are all "Touched for the very first time!"-in the arms of uconsciousness-and transcendence!
    rabbitbunnyon May 09, 2012   Link
  • +1
    General Commentyeah, ok, it's irritating . . . "reservoir dogs" is great though
    zencicadaon May 30, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General CommentIf what Tarantino says is true then...damn. DAMN! I never knew...
    BluePotatoon July 07, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General CommentMr. Pink doesn't say any of that. Mr. Pink was played by Steve Buscemi. Quentin Tarantino's character, Mr. Brown, explained the meaning of Madonna's "Like A Virgin" in the beginning of Reservoir Dogs.
    TheBonnieSituationon March 16, 2003   Link
  • +1
    General Commenthaha I don't care what Madonna says, I still like the Reservoir Dogs explanation better.

    Quetin Tarantino =
    ree_nesson March 08, 2006   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI dont care what Madonna says, this song is about big dicks
    Awhislyleon August 12, 2006   Link
  • +1
    General CommentHeh okay.... I think it 's about a girl who's finally found the one who'll make her feel complete.
    moulin.rouge2001on December 06, 2007   Link
  • +1
    General CommentIt's about a girl who's experiencing something she's never felt before, like when she had sex for the first time. Something eventful in her life that's as big or bigger than when she lost her virginity. So in this case probably love, happiness, and a feeling of being complete. Stuff that she's never felt with anyone else before.

    Either that or she's an anal virgin and just lost that for the first time.
    ZQDon July 05, 2009   Link

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