In a bar in Toledo,
Across from the depot,
On a bar stool she took off her ring.
I thought I'd get closer,
So I walked on over.
I sat down and asked her her name.
When the drinks finally hit her,
She said,\"I'm no quitter,
But I finally quit living on dreams.
I'm hungry for laughter,
And here ever after
I'm after whatever the other life brings.\"
In the mirror I saw him,
And I closely watched him.
I thought how he looked out of place.
He came to the woman
Who sat there beside me.
He had a strange look on his face.
His big hands were calloused,
He looked like a mountain,
For a minute I thought I was dead.
But he started shaking,
His big heart was breaking,
He turned to the woman and said,
\"You picked a fine time to leave me, Lucille
With four hungry children and a crop in the field.
I've had some bad times,
Lived through some sad times,
But this time the hurtin' won't heal.
You picked a fine time to leave me, Lucille.
After he left us, I ordered more whiskey.
I thought how she'd made him look small.
From the lights of the barroom
To the rented hotel room
We walked without talking at all.
She was a beauty,
But when she came to me
She must have thought I'd lost my mind.
I couldn't hold her,
For the words that he told her
Kept comin' back time after time.
Datos de esta canción
LUCILLE es una canción de Kenny Rogers, este tema está incluido dentro del disco Kenny Rogers.