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Jim And Jesse – In The Pines lyrics

In the pines, in the pines, where the sun never shines,
And you shiver when the cold wind blows.
The longest train I ever saw, came down the Georgia line.
The engine passed at three A. M., and the caboose passed at nine.
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Little girl, little girl, why did you leave, and break my heart in two?
You left me here to weep and moan, you left me alone and blue.
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I asked my captain for the time of day, he said I throwed my watch away.
A long steel rail and a short cross tie, I'm on my way back home.
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Little girl, little girl, what have I done to make you treat me so?
You caused me to weep, you caused me to moan, you caused me to leave my home.
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If I'd a listened to what Mama said, I wouldn't be here today,
But the same old train that brought me here, will soon take me away.
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