Red Hot Chili Peppers – This Ticonderoga Chords

No Capo
G
I met a man in a rock and roll
D
band he said won't you come with me
Em
I let him know that I could
C
not go you see I get mine for free

G
We are all just soldiers in
D
this battlefield of life
Em
One thing that's for certain
C
is my burning appetite

G
Step inside the emotional ride
D
I could use some company
Em
Illusionary is so damn scary
C
I call my best friend Flea

G
This Ticonderoga is an
D
element that shines
Em
Connected by the great unknown
C
between us there are lines

G
Yes I told her that
D
I'm the older cat
Em
Can I scratch your back all day
C
I would not have it any other way, well
G Means so much to me D Can you see the we Em What are we ever gonna do when C all I want to be is next to you G I took a girl from the underworld D and I held her way too tight Em When it's all been said and done C she was not up for the fight G We are all just soldiers D in this open field of time Em Hoping to get with you when C you get right with your mind
G It's my favorite D So I savor it Em I must report that life is short C So of your love I'll take ten quarts well G There's no end to this D Don't pretend to miss Em You and you would not repent C for sitting on my elephant and G Am I crazy to D Join the lazy zoo Em All these human butterflies and C Cactus flowers swollen eyes and G I want the devil's share D Of you I do declare Em Again I'm asking can I do C When all these animals want to be just like you G I met a girl with long black hair D and she opened up so wide Em A daffodil growing in Brazil and C I picked her for my bride G We are all just soldiers in this D epic loving flight Em And no one that I know has ever C really done it right G Done it right D Done it right Em Done it right C Done it right