"Dearest" as written by and Ellas Mcdaniel....
Dearest, though you're the nearest to my heart
Please don't ever ummm yeah ever ever say we'll part
You scold, and you are so bold
Yes together ummm yeah our love will grow old
Ummm yeah our love will grow old

You may-ay-ay-ay be a million miles away
Please believe me ummm yeah when you hear me say
I love you, I love you

Come ho-o-o-ome, keep me from these sleepless nights
Try my love again ummm yeah
I'm gonna treat you right, ummm yeah, I'm gonna treat you right

Lyrics submitted by Demau Senae

"Dearest" as written by Ellas Mcdaniel

Lyrics © BMG Rights Management

Lyrics powered by LyricFind

Dearest song meanings
Add your thoughts


sort form View by:
  • +1
    General CommentI first heard this song from the Juno soundtrack. It's a cute song. So short, but so sweet.
    thingone89on February 03, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis is such a simple song, but i guess that's the charm to it. its sort of annoying how he mumbles "mmmyeah", it reminds me of Mr. Mackey off of South Park. but its funny how he says "I love you" in such a deep voice, lol.
    THe_Atomic_Punkon April 09, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI love this song... to BITS!
    shockdelicaon December 27, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI LOVE Buddy Holly (hence my username Betty Holly) and one of the main reasons is these simple, beautiful love songs.
    BettyHolly1950on June 17, 2010   Link
  • -1
    General CommentThis is such a sweet song in such a melancholy way. It's about a love that was driven away, but it wasn't necessarily anything he did wrong, she was just fed up. He's pleading with her to come back because he misses her and is willing to change whatever it was she was unhappy with, even if he's not quite sure what it was.
    starrydynamoon December 28, 2007   Link

Add your thoughts

Log in now to tell us what you think this song means.

Don’t have an account? Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. It’s super easy, we promise!

Back to top