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I wrote this for my goddaughter, who chose Matilda as her confirmation name. St. Matilda is the patron saint of disappointing children -- proving my goddaughter has a great sense of humor.


from Gas, Grass or Ass .​.​. and other love songs, released August 21, 2016
8. St. Matilda — Phil Arvia, vocals/bass; Jay Freeman, vocals/guitars/drums/production.



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Phil Arvia Thornton, Illinois

Phil Arvia is a former sportswriter turned building codes editor. He occasionally writes songs and makes his more-talented friends record them.

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