I Need A Dollar

I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar is what I needWell, I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar is what I needSaid I need dollar, dollar, a dollar that's what I needAnd if I share with you my story would you share your dollar with me?

Bad times are coming and I reap what I don't sowWell, let me tell you something, all that glitters ain't goldIt's been a long old trouble, long old troublesome roadAnd I'm looking for somebody, come and help me carry this load

I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar, that's what I needWell, I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar, that's what I need

Well, I don't know if I'm walking on solid ground'Cause everything around me is falling downAnd all I want is for someone to help me

I had a job but the boss man let me go"I'm sorry but I won't be needing your help no more," "Please, mister boss man, I need this job more than you know"But he gave me my last paycheck and he sent me on out the door

Well, I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar is what I needSaid I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar is what I needAnd I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar is what I needAnd if I share with you my story, would you share your dollar with me?

Well, I don't know if I'm walking on solid ground'Cause everything around me is crumbling downAnd all I want is for someone to help me

What in the world am I gonna to do tomorrow?Is there someone with a dollar I can borrow?Who can help me take away my sorrow?Maybe it's inside the bottle...- Maybe it's inside the bottle

I had some good old buddy, his names is whiskey and wineAnd for my good old buddy, I spent my last dimeNow wine is good to me, it helps me pass the timeAnd my good old buddy whiskey keeps me warmer than the sunshine

Your mama may have missed, a child has got his ownIf God has plans for me, I hope it ain't written in stoneBecause I've been working, working, myself down to the boneAnd I swear on grandpa's grave, I'll be paid when I come home

Well, I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar is what I needSaid I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar is what I needWell, I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar that's what I needAnd if I share with you my story, will you share your dollar with me?

Come on, share your dollar with me