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Insurance Man Blues (Sonny Boy Williamson) Every Monday morning, people Insurance man knocking on my door Every Monday morning people Insurance man knocking on my door, Well, I tell him to come back on a Tuesday 'Cause Sonny Boy hasn't made no money, you know, He say, "But you haven't paid your insurance in 2 or 3 weeks," (2x) He said, "If you don't pay by next Wednesday I reckon I'll have to let your insurance drop, " I say, "lnsurance man, please don't turn me out, Lord, I aint got nobody to bury me, " Well, Lord, I said, "If you don't bury me They'll throw my body in the deep blue sea, " I said, "You know how times is nowadays, can't no one man find no job, " I say, "I can't even take care of my wife and baby And I might' near to let my own family starve," I said, "Please give me two more weeks, insurance man, please do that for me, " Well, I say, "Don't live up North, My home is back down in Tennessee, " Recorded by Sonny Boy Williamson, Bluebird Records RG
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