Silvery sometimes (Ghosts)    (video)

 

    C - Em - Am - F (2x)

 

   C                                - Em                            Am    - F

1.     Burn  like a rocket,       torch like a dying sun,

C                                - Em                       Am     - F

    snap like a dragon,        dive like a pelican !

      C                       Em                     - Am - F

    Kingdoms of my kingdom, come !

C                                - Em                             Am

    Skip like a prophet,         spit like a poet's gun,

                       F                              C       - Em - Am - F

    and say, "How long can this go on ?"

 

        F                                        - G

    Stumbling before you speak,

       G                                          C

    stunning, and stunning, and stunning the black,

             Em                   Am

    With sun turned cold, it would seek out

     F                                      C                  Em             Am     - F

    all your hopes which are signals, that must mean most.

 

C                                  - Em                                   Am      - F

    We're in the middle,         we're in the middle, ghosts !

C                                  - Em                                   Am      - F

    We're in the middle,         we're in the middle, ghosts !

 

   C                               - Em                           Am     - F

2.     Rule like a tyrant,        make like a valentine,

C                              - Em                                Am     - F

    cheer like a siren,        soak like a sunken mind !

      C                       Em                    - Am      F

    Kingdoms of my kingdom, come,        it's all but one song.

C                             - Em                                    Am

    Row like a felon,         drown like a captain's son,

                       F                              C

    and say, "How long can this go on ?"

 

C                                  - Em                                   Am      - F

    We're in the middle,         we're in the middle, ghosts !

C                                  - Em                                   Am      - F

    We're in the middle,         we're in the middle, ghosts !

 

 

 

 

 

 

+  C - Em - Am - F (2x)

 

        F                                         - G

+  Stumbling before you speak,

       G                                          C

    stunning, and stunning, with cannons to lead.

       Em                     Am                                    F

    In tigers' tide, we scan the fields, someone dies tonight,

            C                Em               Am     - F

    it's tragic, but at least it's not you.

 

C                                  - Em                                   Am      - F

    We're in the middle,         we're in the middle, ghosts !

C                                  - Em                                   Am      - F

    We're in the middle,         we're in the middle, ghosts !

 

C                                  - Em                                   Am      - F

    We're in the middle,         we're in the middle, ghosts !

C                                  - Em                                   Am      - F

    We're in the middle,         we're in the middle, ghosts !

 

+  C

 

 

(orig. = capo 2nd)    (The Smashing Pumpkins)