The Nukes

Peas and Carrots

PEAS AND CARROTS


Horse and (F7) carriage been together for a long long time

Peas and (C) carrots been together for a long long time

Hills and (F7) valleys been together for a long long time

Tea and (C) bickies been together for quite a while

(G7) Keep them all together when you (F) say that you’ll mine...

Two Potatoes
Island Queen

ISLAND QUEEN

Intro: (C) (C7) (F) (D7) (C) (D7) (G7) (C)

(C) With a warm breeze be (C7)hind her

(F) Nothing could be (D7) finer

Her (C) bow a-  dancing up (D7) on  a diamond (G7) sea

Up (C) on Pacific (C7) water she (F) is the ocean’s (D7) daughter

My (C) beautiful (D7)Is (G7) land (C) Queen

 

Chorus:

Island (F) Queen is dancing her (C) way cross the ocean

Island (F)Queen she  seems to (D7) know her own (G7) way

I never (C) find a cause to (C7) doubt her

She (F) is the ocean’s (D7) daughter

My (C) beautiful (D7) Is (G7) land (C) Queen

 

Bridge:

From (G7) Hawaii to Tahiti

(C) Fiji to Samoa

To that (D7) pearl of the Pacific (G7) Aotearoa - Aotearoa

with (C) warm breeze (C7) behind her

(F) Nothing could be (D7) finer

My (C) beautiful  (D7) Is (G7) Land (C) Queen.

 

Instrumental

Bridge

 

Chorus

Repeat last line three times to finish.

 

 

 

Worms

WORMS

Chorus: (x2 usually) 

(Am) Worms in the ground make a shuffling sound

Especially when you listen with a (E) stethoscope

A stethoscope, down on the ground 

worms in the ground make a (Am) shuffling sound

Verse 1:

They’ll (Dm) eat anything that you (Am) want them to.

except (E) orange peel it gets (Am) stick in their throats

they (Dm) really dig berries and (Am) banana skin

(E) all you keen gardeners , you better take note

(Dm) short, fat (Am) long and thin, they’re (E) earth’s little 

living (Am) recycling bin (Dm) All those little beauties (Am) down in the crud

(E) doing their job in the mud, mud, mud, mud ,mud!

FANCY BITS

Chorus x 2

Verse 2:


They’ll (Dm) take all the stinky stuff, they’ll (Am) turn it into dirt

They’ll (E) even split in two, but I (Am) think it really hurts

They (Dm) really dig berries and (Am) banana skin

(E) All you keen gardeners, better take note

(Dm) Short, fat (Am) long and thin they’re (E) earth’s little living

(Am) recycling bin (Dm) all those little beauties  (Am) down in the crud

(E) doing their job in the mud, mud, mud, mud, mud!

Ending:

Chorus: x 1 , ending with:

(E) Worms in  ground make a shuffling (Am) sound

Tūtira mai ngā iwi    

Tahi , rua, toru, wha!

 

      C                                   F               C

1. Tūtira mai ngā iwi, Aue!  tātou tātou e,

                                           D7             G

    tūtira mai ngā iwi  Aue! , tātou tātou e.

             C                               F            C

    Whai-a te marama-tanga me te aroha - e ngā iwi !

         C                                           F      G      C

    Ki-a k'tapa-tahi, ki-a ko-tahi rā, tātou tātou e.

 

      C                                   F               C

2. Tūtira mai ngā iwi, Aue!  tātou tātou e,

                                           D7             G

    tūtira mai ngā iwi  Aue! , tātou tātou e.

             C                               F            C

    Whai-a te marama-tanga me te aroha - e ngā iwi !

         C                                           F      G      C

    Ki-a k'tapa-tahi, ki-a ko-tahi rā, tātou tātou e.

      F       G      C

    Tātou, tātou e !

Tahi , rua, toru, wha!   Ss e aue  hei!

 

 

    (Wi Huata)