the pines.


In the pines
In the pines
The sun never shines
And we shiver
When the north wind blows

Well I asked the captain

For the time of day
He said he
Threw his watch away

A long steel rail

And a short cross tie
And I'm on my
Way back home

images by Gerhard Richter, ATLAS series. 1970
song lyrics by Bill Callahan, In the Pines.