The Company

Album: Cows With Guns (2001)

Songfacts®:

  • This song is about one man's life in the once-lucrative asbestos industry, from being paid huge amounts of money to breathe deadly dust, getting asbestosis (black lung) and cancer and finally dying. The family in the song appears to have been more or less supported by the asbestos industry. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Darrell - Eugene, Oregon

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