"Wedding Dress" as written by Mark Weinberg and Matt / Nathanson....
So we lie here in the dark
All the wrong things on fire
In sickness and in health
To be with you, just to be with you

In your wedding dress
To have and to hold
Even at my best
I wanna let go

And you hold me in your arms
And all that I can see
Is my future in your hands
And all that I can feel
Is how long ever after is
It's all that I can do
To be with you, just to be with you

In your wedding dress
To have and to hold
And even at my best
I wanna let go

Thought I lost you
Thought I lost you, I gave you away
Thought I lost you
Been jealous of the moon
For how it moves the waves

In your wedding dress
To have and to hold
Even at my best
I wanna let go

And I want to be somebody else now
And I want to thicken my skin
And I want to wish it all, just wish it all away again, again, again

And I want to be somebody else
And I want to be holding you in
And I want to be missing you, love, missing you, love
With all that I have left to give, to give, to give


Lyrics submitted by dmb1spe, edited by natilator, privatecha, hadiemarris

"Wedding Dress" as written by Matt Nathanson Mark Weinberg

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  • +1
    General CommentI always took this song to mean that he is very much in love with a woman that is about to marry another man. and that she is cheating on her future husband with him.

    but after going through a completely verbally abusive relationship, I think it is about the fallout of marriage. the breakdown of love. about divorce.

    I always saw it as a love song until I started going through the slow breakup with my ex, and then started relating to it in a whole new way. This song is beautiful, but terrible at the same time.

    It also got me through some of the worst days.

    He is an amazing performer, but an even better song writter.
    shortyyon September 10, 2011   Link

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