The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #64986   Message #559426
Posted By: Joe_F
26-Sep-01 - 06:41 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Empty Pocket Blues (Hays, Seeger, others)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Empty Pocket Blues
The first stanza goes (IIRC):

I never had a barrel of money,
I never had a ruby-red ring,
All I ever got was you, babe,
To sit and listen to me sing.