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Run on with St Andrews United

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 If I could get my boots on
get my boots on
If I could get my boots back on
I’d get them on and run on
with St Andrews United

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Run on to Recreation Park
with the east coast Saints
before my days come dark
2013 and on

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 If I could get my boots on
where have all my boots gone?
If I could get my boots back on
I’d get them on and run on
with St Andrews United

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 Run on to Hampden Park
with the east coast Saints
before my days come dark
1960 dream on

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 If I could get my boots on
where’s ‘my’ 1960’s boots gone?
my sharp shooting boots back on
I’d get them on and run on
with St Andrews United

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 Accordingly, there’s mighty proud history
in the medieval town of St Andrews
there’s been men putting boots on
Putting old fashioned boots on
since 1893

7 Leave a comment on verse 7 0 Makes me want to get my boots on
my 70’s, 80’s boots on
If I could get my 90’s boots back on
I’d get them on and run on
with St Andrews United

8 Leave a comment on verse 8 0 I’d put them on for people
put them on for names
Put them on for St Andrews
in league or cup fixture games

9 Leave a comment on verse 9 0 ‘Cause whenever I’m in St Andrews
nearing Recreation Park
I take a wee glimpse at the lush green grass
too young I were for Hampden Park

10 Leave a comment on verse 10 0 And too old to get my boots on
get my boots on
Too old to get my boots back on
to run on for the late old man
run on with St Andrews United

11 Leave a comment on verse 11 0 Run on to Recreation Park
with the east coast Saints
Before my days come dark
for my dad and my roots
but I’ve got nae boots!

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Notes

A ‘wish I could do it all over again’ ode, and for Junior Football Clubs and their followers. May clubs like St Andrews United JFC always be represented on a ‘lush green grass’.’ If I could get my boots on!

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/run-on-with-st-andrews-united/