Slipping Husband Song Lyrics

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Sit down dear we gotta talk
Your acting like a kid
We don't want to hear about
The things you never did

You coulda been a legend
But you became a father
That's what you are today
That's what you are today

Spending all your time
Somewhere inside your head
Haunted by the important
Life you coulda lead

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Cardinal Song
  • 2 Slipping Husband
  • 3 90-Mile Water Wall
  • 4 It Never Happened
  • 5 Murder Me Rachael
  • 6 Thirsty
  • 7 Available
  • 8 Sugar Wife
  • 9 Trophy Wife
  • 10 Fashion Coat
  • 11 Patterns of Fairytales
  • 12 Lucky You

  • credits

    writers: Aaron Dessner, Bryan Devendorf, Bryce Dessner, Matthew Berninger, Scott Devendorf
    album: Track 2 in album Sad Songs for Dirty Lovers
    release date: 2003-5
    popularity : 58 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Alternative Rock/Indie Rock
    length: 3:22
    writer: Matt Berninger, Aaron Dessner, Bryce Dessner, Bryan Devendorf, Scott Devendorf

    Album Information

    label: Talitres Records
    country(area): France
    format: CD
    barcode: 4005902646550
    script: Latin