According to the We Gotta Get You A Woman Songfacts, after this single became a hit, publisher label Ampex decided to press more copies of the Runt LP. Except that they accidentally sent a 12-track master which had previously been rejected. 5000 albums were pressed before the mistake was discovered, at which point they just figured, what the heck let them sell.
Leroy, boy is that you?
I thought your post-hangin' days were through
Sunk-in eyes and full of sighs, tell no lies, you get wise
I tell you now we're gonna pull you through