The Caterpillar    (video)

       F                  C                  - F                         C

    Doo doo doo doo doo doo,       doo doo doo doo doo doo.   (2x)

 

     F    C                  - F - C

1.      Here you are,              caterpillar girl,

      F                                        C                              F                 C      

    flowing in and filling up my hopeless heart, oh, never, never go !

   

           E                    Am           E                            Am

Oh, I dust my lemon lies, with powder, pink and sweet,

         E                      Am                      E                       Am

the day I stop is the day you change, flying away from me.

 

        F                  C                  - F                        C

+  Doo doo doo doo doo doo,       doo doo doo doo doo doo.   (2x)

 

             F                             C                  F                      C

2. You flicker and you’re beautiful, you glow inside my head,

                           F                        C

    you hold me hypnotized, I’m mesmerized,

               F                                  C

    your flames, the flames that kissed me dead,

 

           E                     Am          E                            Am

Oh, I dust my lemon lies, with powder, pink and sweet,

         E                      Am                      E                       Am

the day I stop is the day you change, flying away from me.

 

+  Dm ~ ~

 

        F                  C                  - F                        C

+  Doo doo doo doo doo doo,       doo doo doo doo doo doo.   (2x)

 

             - F    C                  - F - C

3.  Oh,        here you are,              caterpillar girl,

      F                                        C                              F                 C

    flowing in and filling up my hopeless heart, oh, never, never go !

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

           E                     Am          E                            Am

Oh, I dust my lemon lies, with powder, pink and sweet,

         E                      Am                      E                       Am

the day I stop is the day you change, flying away from me.

 

        F                  C                  - F                        C

+  Doo doo doo doo doo doo,       doo doo doo doo doo doo.   (4x)

 

      F

+  Caterpillar girl !

 

 

(orig. = capo 2nd)    (The Cure)