You looked like a princess the night we met
With your hair piled up high
I will never forget
I'm drunk right now baby
But I've got to be
Or I never could tell you
What you meant to me

I loved you the first time I saw you
And I always will love you Marie
I loved you the first time I saw you
And I always will love you Marie

You're the song
That the trees sing when the wind blows
You're a flower, you're a river, you're a rainbow
Sometimes I'm crazy
But I guess you know
And I'm weak and I'm lazy
And I've hurt you so
And I don't listen to a word you say
When you're in trouble I just turn away

I love you, I loved you, the first time I saw you
And I always will love you Marie
I loved you the first time I saw you
And I always will love you Marie


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Marie Lyrics as written by Randy Newman

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    Could this be the same Marie referred to in "Birmingham?"

    pumkinhedon February 14, 2005   Link
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    This song has my name in it so it is cool even though I have never heard it OH well :)

    Mertieon July 19, 2002   Link
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    YAY! This song is perfect, because my girlfriends name is Marie. . .

    meatspoonon July 27, 2002   Link
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    This is a really sweet song. In the liner notes on his Best Of album, Randy wrote that he always thought it was a funny idea that a guy couldn't tell a girl how he felt without being drunk. Sweet. In the southern way, anyway.

    Leroyskagnettion April 17, 2004   Link

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