“I Will Tell You My Troubles”


"I will tell you of my troubles, my ups and downs through life...." The singer complains about the life of a cowboy. Life is hard and lonely, and there is too much to do; the cows wander off even during the monotonous meals

Cross references


  1. Fife-Cowboy/West 25, "The Little Old Sod Shanty" (7 texts, 2 tunes, with the "G" text going here)
  2. Roud #11208
  3. BI, FCW025G


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1966
Keywords: work cowboy
Found in: US(So)