Good mornin', foreman good mornin', boss
do you need another mule skinner
with a blacksnake whip to toss.
yodel lay, ee ee, yodel ay ee ee.
lord, i been workin' hard
an' ah feel so bad!
i've got a good woman
an' i want to keep 'er glad.
i'm an ol' mule skinner from down kentucky way
i can make any mule listen
or i won't accept no pay.