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doctordigger
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Posted - 04/06/2023 :  18:43:52  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Absolutely love this song.
Still not sure whether it's an A or Am in the bridge, but I play it at the 5th fret.


Chords:
F: 133211
G: 355433
Abadd9: 46x546
Gadd9: 35x435
Db: x4666x
Eb: x6888x
Bb: 688766
Bb/A: 588xxx
Gm: 3553xx
Gm/F#: 2555xx
C: x3555x

[Intro]
Cool riff X4
F     G Abadd9      Gadd9       Db Eb Bb

[Bridge]
A       G       Eb   Bb C Dm
A       G       Eb   Bb C Bb

[Verse 1]
G                          Eb              Bb
   Leanne, I want you and your soft army green
G                             Eb           Bb
   Your natural legs and your militant cuisine
G                            Eb               Bb
   I know you are at war but if you need some love
G                            Eb                Bb
Be my soldier lover and I'll be your peaceful dove

[Chorus]
C                         C  Dm  Eb
 Now here comes Guillermo          He sound so machismo
   Bb    Bb/A    Gm     Gm/F#         F                Bb
So be my soldier lover       And I'll be your peaceful dove

[Bridge]
A              G              Eb   Bb C Dm
   Why do you need him?
A                     G       Eb   Bb C Bb
   He'll give you conditions
A              G              Eb   Bb C Dm
   Why do you want him?
A                     G       Eb   Bb C Bb
   He'll take your freedom

[Verse 2]
G                            Eb            Bb
 Now you do his cooking with all his requirements
G                                          Eb              Bb
 But I would do your cooking while you're fighting on the fronts
G                                 Eb              Bb
 We'll sleep on a beach and we'll see the stars above
   G                            Eb               Bb
So be my soldier lover and I'll be your peaceful dove

[Chorus 2]
C                     C  Dm  Eb
You know women of war           they need a little more
   Bb    Bb/A    Gm     Gm/F#         F                Bb
So be my soldier lover       And I'll be your peaceful dove
C                     C  Dm  Eb
You know women of war           they need a little more
   Bb    Bb/A    Gm     Gm/F#         F                Bb
So be my soldier lover       And I'll be your peaceful dove

[Bridge 2]
Cool riff x 4
F     G Abadd9      Gadd9       Db Eb Bb

[Chorus 3]
C                     C  Dm  Eb
You know women of war           they need a little more
   Bb    Bb/A    Gm     Gm/F#         F                Bb
So be my soldier lover       And I'll be your peaceful dove
C                     C  Dm  Eb
You know women of war           they need a little more
   Bb    Bb/A    Gm     Gm/F#         F                Bb
So be my soldier lover       And I'll be your peaceful dove

[Outro]
   Bb    Bb/A    Gm     Gm/F#         F                Bb


Down in the valley where there used to be the farms
Doctor Digger found a room full of arms

Ziggy
* Dog in the Sand *

United Kingdom
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Posted - 04/23/2023 :  13:02:52  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Bizarrely I'd always struggled with the intro chords to this. Thank you!
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