We're Going To Be Friends

Album: White Blood Cells (2002)
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  • Fall is here, hear the yell
    Back to school, ring the bell
    Brand new shoes, walking blues
    Climb the fence, books and pens
    I can tell that we are gonna be friends
    I can tell that we are gonna be friends

    Walk with me, Suzy Lee
    Through the park and by the tree
    We will rest upon the ground
    And look at all the bugs we found
    Safely walk to school without a sound
    Safely walk to school without a sound

    Here we are, no one else
    We walked to school all by ourselves
    There's dirt on our uniforms
    From chasing all the ants and worms
    We clean up and now its time to learn
    We clean up and now its time to learn

    Numbers, letters, learn to spell
    Nouns, and books, and show and tell
    Playtime we will throw the ball
    Back to class, through the hall
    Teacher marks our height against the wall
    Teacher marks our height against the wall

    We don't notice any time pass
    We don't notice anything
    We sit side by side in every class
    Teacher thinks that I sound funny
    But she likes the way you sing

    Tonight I'll dream while I'm in bed
    When silly thoughts go through my head
    About the bugs and alphabet
    And when I wake tomorrow I'll bet
    That you and I will walk together again
    I can tell that we are gonna be friends
    Yes, I can tell that we are gonna be friends Writer/s: John Anthony White
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 8

  • Amanda from Los Angeles, CaThis was the last song the band ever performed in public together (in 2009 on Late Night with Conan O'brien). They announced their separation as a band two years later.
  • Megan from Stevenson, AlThis song is cute! It's sooo sweet how Jack's almost whispering:)
  • Janduran from Slipknot, IaWho is Suzy Lee? She's mentioned in more than one of their songs?

    Alex~ Suzy Lee was one of Jack's childhood friends.
  • Nick from Seattle, Albaniathis song shows the white stripes diversity! love it
  • Alex from Hometown, PaWho is Suzy Lee? She's mentioned in more than one of their songs.
  • Taylor from Mountain View , Caone of the best songs i've heard.i found out about it only after watching napolean dynomite, though.
  • Trent from Ft. Lauderdale, Flsorry kerry, but "jack white III" wrote this song, not jack johnson. jack johnson did the cover!
  • Kerry G. from Detroit Rock City, MiCover of Jack Johnson, but this version is still much better.
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