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(berry)Long distance in formation, give me memphis tennesseeHelp me find the party trying to get in touch with meShe could not leave her number, but I know who placed theCall’cause my uncle took the message and he wrote it on theWallHelp me, information, get in touch with my marieShe’s the only one who’d phone me here from memphisTennesseeHer home is on the south side, high up on a ridgeJust a half a mile from the mississippi bridgeHelp me, information, more than that I cannot addOnly that I miss her and all the fun we hadBut we were pulled apart because her mom did not agreeAnd tore apart our happy home in memphis tennesseeLast time I saw marie she’s waving me good-byeWith hurry home drops on her cheek that trickled from herEyeTry to put me through to her in memphis tennessee

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