"Wichita Lineman" as written by and Jimmy Webb....
I am a lineman for the county
And I drive the main road
Searchin' in the sun for another overload

I hear you singin' in the wire
I can hear you through the whine
And the Wichita lineman is still on the line

I know I need a small vacation
But it don't look like rain
And if it snows, that stretch down south
Won't ever stand the strain

And I need you more than want you
And I want you for all time
And the Wichita lineman is still on the line

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    General CommentIt's about a line electrician who longs to be with his lover but is unable to do so because of his job. He therefore imagines her singing to him through the wire. Great cover and I strongly prefer this version.
    Wax Cylinderon March 11, 2008   Link

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