ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

A Song For Daddy

Updated on March 19, 2015

From One Bride to her Father

On Saturday, May 29, 2010, our middle daughter married her best friend. After six years of dating and a friendship that had spanned more than a decade, they finally took the big step. This daughter had a lot of unique ideas that made this day quite special. One of the most special memories she created was a song she wrote for her Daddy. She recorded it and had the DJ play it for the Father/Daughter dance. There were many friends and family who left the reception hoping they could hear it again and see the very unusual and descriptive lyrics. So, this page is especially dedicated to my husband and second daughter. I hope you enjoy what you'll find here!

Daddy's Little Girl

(C) 2010 Sylvia Modranski

Cabbage patch kids
and Barbie Dolls,
I loved to play with
when I was small
Tonka dump trucks
and race car tracks
Among the other things
you made sure I had
As I Dance in your
arms right here
I think of how they held me
through my tears
And now our last names
are not the same
But I know some things
that will never ever change

CHORUS

'Cause I will always remember:
To use Elbow grease when I'm cleaning chrome
Make sure it's not too late when I get home
Take a few steps then kick the ball
"Daddy's here to catch you should you start to fall"
Now I go to find my place in this world
I'll remember to be Daddy's Little Girl

We worked together on that bike
You promised I could have the very first ride
Though I never did cut the grass,
I can bring you almost any tool you ask
Kicking footballs out in yard
You taught me how and you know I tried hard
"Best Friends Forever" is what it said.
I was always better with a needle and thread

CHORUS

BRIDGE

I'll check the oil before I drive
I'll stand by him and be a good wife
I will remember the lessons you taught
I know you love me no matter what

FINAL CHORUS

And I will always remember
When you eat spaghetti you drink chocolate milk
If I get stuck don't be afraid to ask for help
Faith and prayer will always see you through
Don't give up on God, He won't give up on you
You gave me away to find my place in this world
But I'll always be Daddy's little girl
Yes I'll always be Daddy's little girl
Remember, Daddy, I'm your little girl

More Wedding Music

I Will Be Here [2 CD]
I Will Be Here [2 CD]

I love Steven Curtis Chapman's "I Will Be Here" Give it a listen, I think you'll love it too!

 

Daddy's Little Girl

A Link to the MP3 File

CLICK HERE

to hear the song - Sung by the bride herself!

Source

The Song for Sylvia

I've written songs for each of our three daughters on their wedding day. The first, for our oldest daughter, I recorded in 2000. It's around here someplace, but that was a few years ago, so I have to find it. The second, for our youngest daughter, I haven't found time to create an MP3 of yet, but this last one, I have finally loaded to the internet! Hope to get the other two up sometime soon.

If you'd like to hear the one I wrote for our second daughter, you'll find a link to it here

I love to hear from you!

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • Lynne-Modranski profile imageAUTHOR

      Lynne Modranski 

      6 years ago from Ohio

      @anonymous: Patty!!!! How wonderful to hear from you!!! Feel free to drop me an e-mail! Lynne@LynneModranski.com

    • profile image

      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      So happy to hear of the wonderful success of your beautiful and talented daughters. We often wonder about them and how they are doing. We watched then grow for a short time when Steve was Pastor at Clarksburg United Methodist Church. We were always impressed by their poise, grace and faith. Thanks for keeping us informed. Patty Brandon

    • beerhead profile image

      beerhead 

      8 years ago

      Absolutely beautful heartwarming great talent. lens rolled my site to this one.

    • profile image

      anonymous 

      8 years ago

      I read the words, then listened to the song - that was great. Much talent there - bet the Wedding was gorgeous. You've got so much to be thankful for. God Bless!!

    • profile image

      anonymous 

      8 years ago

      Beautiful!

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)