It's Five O'Clock Somewhere

Album: Greatest Hits Volume II (2003)
Charted: 17
  • The sun is hot and that ol' clock is movin' slow and so am I
    Workday passes like molasses in wintertime but it's July
    Gettin' paid by the hour, older by the minute
    My boss just pushed me over the limit
    I'd like to call him somethin' but think I'll just call it a day

    And pour me somethin' tall and strong
    Make it a hurricane before I go insane
    It's only half past twelve, but I don't care
    It's five o'clock somewhere

    This lunch break is gonna take all afternoon and half the night
    Tomorrow morning I know there'll be here to pay, hey, but that's all right
    I ain't had a day off now in over a year
    My Jamaican vacation is gonna start right here
    If the phone's for me you can tell 'em I've just sailed away

    And pour me somethin' tall and strong
    Make it a hurricane before I go insane
    It's only half past twelve, but I don't care
    It's five o'clock somewhere

    I could pay off my tip
    Pour myself in a cab and be back to work before 2
    At a moment like this, I can't help but wonder
    What would Jimmy Buffett do?

    I say, pour me somethin' tall and strong
    Make it a hurricane before I go insane
    It's only half past twelve, but I don't care

    Pour me somethin' tall and strong
    Make it a hurricane before I go insane
    It's only half past twelve, but I don't care
    He don't care and I don't care, it's five o'clock somewhere Writer/s: Don Rollins, Jim Brown
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc., Spirit Music Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • Dalan from Notacityyet, MtGoodness ... if it's 8am in Montana that means it's Five O'Clock in Moscow Russia. (wink)
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