In Kingston mines the bands all play the blues.
There are couples slow dancing to a beat you can't refuse.
Buddy's hot tonight the band are grinding slow.
I've had a few beers now guess I've got at least a few to go.
Unless someone stops me I think I'll take that dime
Call your number
just to hear your voice and say,
'I miss you,' one more time.
Once there was beer in the bottle, now there's the bottle and there's
We're fast friends now 'cos I appreciate the company
Dave, the barman has a place I sometimes stay
I'm known around the town so I can still get three square meals a
Unless someone stops me I think I'll just take this beer.
Call her number
just to hear her voice and say,
'I wish I could be there'.
I miss my children, miss my woman, miss my home.
Got a friend in a bottle now but it's not the same when we're
I didn't want to leave her but I knew I had to go.
See, misery needs company and we kind of like the show.
Unless someone stops me I think I'll just take that dime.
Call her number,
say 'I miss you girl',
Before she hangs up the line